|Student Contribution Band:||Band 3|
|Administered by:||College of Healthcare Sciences|
This module has been developed specifically for allied health professionals in the following professions; Podiatry.
This module focuses on application of participants' clinical knowledge and skills in podiatry to rural and remote service settings. Participants examine prevention, self-management, assessment and interventions for individual consumers with complex foot health issues including wound management. Participants also examine clinical service delivery and management systems in rural settings and strategies to address community service needs.
|Prerequisites:||Participants are responsible for ensuring they are practicing in accordance with the regulatory instruments of their specific allied health profession, within their own personal scope of practice and experience level and in accordance with the policies of their employer. This module requires access to a patient or consumer with a high-risk foot with established ulceration and at least one wound on the plantar surface of the foot, so as to demonstrate achievement of module outcomes in the appropriate clinical context.|
|Study Period 15, External|
|Census Date 17-Jun-2019|
|Coord/Lect:||Assoc. Professor Anne Jones, Mr Damien Clark.|
|Method of Delivery:||WWW - LearnJCU|
|Assessment:||assessments 1) high risk foot presentation (must pass). 2) management plan report (must pass).|
Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.