• ICH

1 hour

Practice nurses

Care planning: a guide for practice nurses

People with long term conditions should have a plan of care to help them self manage. This module looks at the different approaches and designs of care plans - so that you can assist patients with enduring mental and/or physical health problems.

Learning outcomes

After completing this module, you should:

  • Understand how helping a patient plan their care can promote self management
  • Know the best way to organise the consultation to enhance the care planning process
  • Be conscious of the consultation approaches which will enhance the care planning process
  • Be aware of the different types of care plans available
  • Feel confident in helping a patient with a long term condition(s) plan their care.

Written by:

Dr Sheila Hardy

Peer reviewed by:

 Dr Rhiannon England,  Becky Kingsnorth, Professor Peter Fonagy

Last updated

05 Sep 2014

Release date

05 Sep 2014

Accreditation

Accreditor credit Accreditation statement
Australian College of Nursing 1 credit, 1:00 hour ACN 3LP participants can claim 1 CNE point per hour of active learning for modules that are directly related to their area of nursing practice (no limit).
BMJ Learning 1 credit, 1:00 hour BMJ Learning has assigned one hour of credit to this module
Dubai Health Authority 1 credit, 1:00 hour BMJ Learning is approved as a CME resource by the Dubai Health Authority (accreditation number 0254/11)
Pakistan Society of Family Physicians 1 credit, 1:00 hour The Pakistan Society of Family Physicians has assigned 1 hour of credit to this module.
Trinidad and Tobago Medical Association 0.5 credits, 1:00 hour The Trinidad and Tobago Medical Association has accredited BMJ Learning. One module equates to 0.5 credits.
UAE Ministry of Health and Prevention 1 credit, 1:00 hour This Program has been awarded 1 CPD Credit Hour by the UAE Ministry of Health and Prevention.
University of Health Sciences Lahore 1 credit, 1:00 hour University of Health Sciences Lahore has assigned 1 hour of credit to this module.