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These are the 4 distance learning courses we offer:

1. Introductory distance learning course
NURSING THE PATIENT WITH URINARY INCONTINENCE: AN INTRODUCTION is an introductory self-study unit on urinary incontinence. The curriculum includes: the prevalence and impact of incontinence, types of incontinence, and assessment and management. It focuses on first-line conservative management of stress and urge incontinence using case studies. The course is suitable for all health professionals who provide care for adult patients with urinary incontinence and would like to increase their expertise (4 contact hours).

Faculty:
Derek J Griffiths PhD, Gloria M Harrison RN, NCA, Katherine Moore MN, PhD, Linda Organist MSN, CRNP, Dr Jane A Schulz, Urogynecologist.

Cost: $52.50/course (includes GST in Canada).

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2. Distance learning course on geriatric incontinence
URINARY INCONTINENCE AND THE GERIATRIC PATIENT: A NURSING RESOURCE is a comprehensive self-study unit on geriatric incontinence. The target audience includes professionals working in home care, long-term care and geriatric rehabilitation, and those caring for community-dwelling seniors. The aim of the course is to increase understanding of the initial and conservative management of older adults who are experiencing problems with bladder control (6 contact hours).
Faculty: Derek J Griffiths PhD, Gloria M Harrison RN, NCA, Linda Organist MSN, CRNP, Dr Adrian Wagg, Geriatrician and Professor of Healthy Ageing.
Cost: $105.00/course (includes GST in Canada).

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3. Distance learning course on catheter care

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BEST NURSING PRACTICES FOR URINARY CATHETER CARE is designed to increase the skills and knowledge of nurses and allied professionals when delivering catheter care. It is based on the CAUTI guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2 contact hours).

Faculty: Derek J Griffiths PhD, Gloria M Harrison RN, NCA.
Cost: $42.00/course (includes GST in Canada).


4. Distance learning course on continence products and devices

CONTAINMENT PRODUCTS AND DEVICES FOR MANAGING URINARY INCONTINENCE explains the various types and features of the continence products and devices (including absorbent products) that are available to health professionals and their patients. It describes the choice and application of these products, as well as the assessment of patients requiring these products.

Faculty: Derek J Griffiths PhD, Gloria M Harrison RN, NCA.
Cost: $42.00/course (includes GST in Canada).


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