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This module provides an overview of the approaches to assessment used to facilitate organisation, prioritisation and delivery of care. 

The nursing process involves a structured approach to the delivery of individualised family-centred care; the process includes assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation.    

The nursing role incorporates addressing the personal, physical, psycho-social, cultural and spiritual needs taking into consideration the patient and family’s wishes. An inclusive and holistic family-centered approach is important.

The sub-modules include information about the following: 

Top Tips are available.

There are many resources to support learning about clinical assessment. 

  • The pGALS App - Google Play and Apple Store - with multiple language translationsexplanatory notes, images, and relevant links to PMM.

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