15 Credits SUMMER

Aims/Description: The clinical focus of this module is designed to enable students to integrate the knowledge gained through completion of the Advanced Neonatal Practitioner Foundation module into their clinical practice. This will enable the trainee to develop capability as a neonatal practitioner and provide a robust base for transition to an advanced level of practice. The module is designed to enable trainees to integrate knowledge gained through completion of the Evidence Based Practice and Advanced Neonatal Practitioner Foundation modules into clinical practice. Trainees will be working at neonatal practitioner level, but will start to develop advanced skills and knowledge which will be developed further in successive modules.

Restrictions on availability: The module can only be undertaken by a registered health professional working in a neonatal setting in the UK with access to a clinical supervisor and supported by their employer

Teaching Methods: Lectures, Seminars, Tutorials, Problem solving, Clinical work, Independent Study,
Assessment: Project/ portfolio

Information on the department responsible for this unit (Nursing and Midwifery):

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Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN, UK