These stand-alone degree (Level 6) and masters (Level 7) units are designed to enable registered nurses and midwives currently working within the neonatal environment to develop an in-depth knowledge of the pathophysiology of preterm and term neonates requiring complex management of care with reference to establishing, supporting and maintaining homeostasis for the baby requiring resuscitation at birth and during their ongoing care in a neonatal intensive care unit.
Who is it for?
Qualified professionals who have:
- Active UK Nursing & Midwifery Council registration (adult, child or midwife) employed in a neonatal environment.
- Completed the Yorkshire and Humber ODN Foundation Programme or equivalent (see Mapping Document).
- Diploma or Advanced Diploma in Nursing; please apply to study at Degree Level (Level 6 applicants)
- BSc(Hons) degree in Nursing or Midwifery; please apply to study at Masters Level ( Level 7 applicants) unless the option to study at degree level study has been discussed and agreed with your clinical manager and NHS Trust.
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Overview of content:
- The management of neonates requiring intensive and critical care
- The support required by the family in this context
- The evidence base supporting the care of the neonate and their family within the intensive care environment.
- The role of the neonatal nurse within the intensive care unit.
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- 12 months
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DisciplinesBiomedicine Human Medicine Nursing View 266 other Masters in Biomedicine in United Kingdom
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
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- Complete the on-line application form
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.