PDC20100 - Writing Progress Notes - An Introduction

Course Details

Course Summary

This online Short Course provides an introduction to the importance of accurate documentation in the health setting.  Good documentation supports the healthcare processes of care through the progress notes, provides a clear channel of communication and ultimately provides legal proof of the duty of care and professional accountability.  This course highlights the importance of documentation to facilitate the safe care and treatment of a client.

The fee for this short course will be $25.00.

Course Details

Course Type Short Course (Professional Development)
Student Availability
  • International
  • Domestic
Fees For detailed information on Course Fees, visit Short Course Fees
Application Mode
  • Other
How to Apply For direct access to the course, visit https://cpd.cqu.edu.au/
Study Area
  • Health
Skill Area
  • Health

Admission Codes

International Students
CRICOS Codes
Not Applicable

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements, however, students enrolling in this course should work in the healthcare profession.

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

This course provides Professional Development for health professionals.

Undertaking this course enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the course students will be awarded 1 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hour and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.

Course Structures
Standard Course Structure

1 hour
  • Online
No units are associated with this course


Course Learning Outcomes
  1. Identify the importance of accurate and careful documentation
  2. Identify the key essential elements of good communication through documentation
  3. Define the standards for progress notes.

Assessment

Online Quiz

Where and when can I start?
The availabilities listed here are for 2019 and beyond.
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2018 Intakes
The availabilities listed here are for 2018.

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