University of Huddersfield: Urgent Care

InstitutionUniversity of Huddersfield View institution profile
Department Health Sciences (HDHS)
Telephone +44 (0)1484 472699
Study type Taught


**This course is aimed at healthcare professionals working in a setting where patients present with minor illness and/or minor injuries. It provides the knowledge and skills required to assess, diagnose and treat minor illness and injury whilst recognising limitations of practice and the need for referral as appropriate.**

- Specific cross-cutting themes such history taking, clinical decision making and examination skills will be integrated throughout the course elements.

- You will have opportunity to study with colleagues from other disciplines and specialties and engage in simulation-based learning activities to develop team work and critical understanding.

- The course content is informed by evidence-based guidelines and research and aims to encourage clinical and professional development.

Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert

University of Huddersfield

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