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MND Association's Care Worker's Module

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MND Association's Care Worker's Module

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  • 8 hours study
  • Level 0: Beginner
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    • Welcome

      Welcome to the MND Association's Care Worker's Module.

      Please note: The purpose of this module is to introduce you to the issues surrounding the care for people living with MND and discusses equipment and procedures you may encounter in this role. Actual equipment and techniques that you use during formal training will vary. Completing this module does not qualify you to carry out any medical procedures but will help you to understand the environment you will be working in.

      Below you will find the units you need to review. As you complete one unit, another will be available.

      There are six units in total, plus the introduction and the end of module feedback questionnaire:

      • Introduction to the Care Worker's Module
      • Unit 1: Eating and swallowing
      • Unit 2: Breathing
      • Unit 3: Moving
      • Unit 4: Thinking
      • Unit 5: Communicating
      • Unit 6: End of Life
      • End of Module Feedback

      All the units follow a similar format and you should be able to complete each of them in 15-30 minutes. There is a short quiz at the end of each unit, after which you will be able to move on to the next unit.


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  • This course is part of a collection

    This course is part of a collection

    This course is part of a collection of courses called The Motor Neurone Disease Association. There are 2 courses in this collection so you may find other courses here that maybe of interest to you.

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  • Course learning outcomes

    • To describe the issues affecting MND patients
    • To engage with MND patients more effectively

  • Course dates:

    First Published 23/12/2021.

    Updated 04/01/2022

Course content

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  • ExpandUnit 5: Communicating

  • ExpandUnit 6: End of Life

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  • Emma Green

    Emma Green6 April 2022 4:26

    Excellent course for someone who is beginning to work with mnd patients.

  • Gemma Nunn

    Gemma Nunn9 January 2022 7:13

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    Michael Langan20 October 2021 3:45

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About this course

  • 8 hours study
  • Level 0: Beginner
  • Gain a digital badge

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4 out of 5 stars

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