Getting Singapore’s healthcare workforce future ready is pivotal to the transformation of the healthcare system. It is important to understand the medical condition and care plan when performing activities with the elderly, so as to implement the most suitable activities for the elderly. Caregiving for the elderly includes activities of daily living, companionship and having activities to help elderly in the community to achieve functional potential. With the advancement of healthcare documentation, it is vital for healthcare workers to be proficient in using these digital tools for documentation and providing feedback with regards to the patient’s conditions, observations and care planning.

This course equips individuals with the skills to take care and plan therapeutic activities for the elderly in the home and community. Participants will learn to:
• Plan, implement and evaluate therapeutic programmes and activities for the elderly to maintain their functional abilities, cognitive and social abilities.
• Learn the latest technologies in the documentation of elderly care as a legal document and follow up on elderly care needs.

Healthcare workers who are caring for the elderly; individuals working in the community care sector and new entrants to the industry.

Duration

  • 19.5 Hours

Award of Certificate

Learners will receive a Statement of Attainment (SOA) e-certificate upon completion of the course.

$522.16 (Course Fee) | $278.16 (After Singaporean/PR Funding) | $180.56 (MCES/SME Funding)

*Fees quoted are inclusive of 7% GST
Note: The course fee shown is an estimate only. Course fees payable are subject to revision, funding eligibility and approval. Please contact us for details on course fees.