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Chronic Illness Management

Entry requirements

-Completion of level 8 (UCD 3) modules or equivalent (Consideration for RPL if no degree)
- Registration with NMBI as a Registered General Nurse (RGN) /Registered Children's Nurse (RCN)
- Minimum of one year’s experience
- Must work a minimum of 75 hours per month and be employed in relevant area prior to commencing programme and for duration of programme

Duration

1 year full-time

Number of credits

60

Further enquiries

Dr Amanda Phelan
School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Systems
Email: amanda.phelan@ucd.ie

Subjects taught

Stage 1 Core

Advanced Health Assessment
NMHS42960

Nursing Knowledge: Philosophy & Practice
NMHS43260

Res Methods Applied to Healthcare
NMHS43270

Clinical Practicum (Chronic Illness)
NMHS43600

Stage 1 Option

Palliative Care,Philosophy,Concepts and Debates
NMHS42370

Pathophysiology of Rheumatic Disease
NMHS42640

Quality, patient safety and outcomes
NMHS42700

Holistic Approaches to Rheumatology Care
NMHS42830

The Psychological Impact of Chronic Illness
NMHS42880

Clinical Expertise in Heart Failure
NMHS42990

Pain Management
NMHS43070

Developing Leadership Competency
NMHS43140

Pharmac & Pain Therapies
NMHS43170

Application date

Deadline - Rolling *

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised

Course fee

GradDip Chronic Illness Management (X808) Full Time
EU fee per year - € 8375

***Fees are subject to change

Enrolment and start dates

Next Intake:2018/2019 September

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