Chronic Diseases & BBCC

Estimated cost: 0 - R500
Field Of Study: Family Medicine and Primary Care
Department Name: Continued Professional Developing and Support


To improve the ability of nurse practitioners to manage chronic diseases in primary care. Specific objectives:
¿ To briefly counsel patients to change their behaviour/lifestyle in the consultation using the 5 As model and a guiding style
¿ To manage patients with hypertension more effectively
¿ To manage patients with diabetes more effectively

Entry Requirement: Advanced Certificates/Diploma/or Equivalent Qualification
Certificate Type: Attendance
Duration: 4 Days
Presentation Language: English
Contact Person Name: EM Ekermans
Contact Person Email:
Contact Person Phone: (021) 9389548
Latest Year Offered: 2017