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12 - 13 Dec

SEMINAR / WORKSHOP CAREGIVER TRAINING PROGRAMME

Caregiver Training Programme

Date: 12 - 13 Dec, Tue - Wed

Time: 8.30am - 3.00pm (12 Dec), 8.30am – 1.00pm (13 Dec)

Venue: Jurong Community Hospital, Tower C

Organised by: Jurong Community Hospital

Our Caregiver Training Programme is delivered by skilled nurses and Allied Health Professionals. Each training course comprises 1.5-day session and a follow-up session two weeks later. The programme will cover theoretical lessons, practical hands-on sessions and activities to aid in learning. The following topics will be covered.

Day 1:

  • Medication Management
  • Personal Hygiene & Oral Care
  • Community Resources & Financial Schemes
  • Management of Caregiver Stress

Day 2:

  • Fall Prevention & Exercise
  • Ambulation & Transfer 
  • Communication and Swallowing Management, Nutrition & Food Safety

Follow-up Session:

  • A 2-hour follow-up session on issues encountered by caregivers

Programme Details

  • 1.5-day Training Programme:
    - Date: 12 & 13 December 2017, Tuesday & Wednesday
    - Time: 8.30am - 3.00pm for 12 December, 8.30am – 1.00pm for 13 December
  • Follow-up Session:
    - Date: 27 December 2017, Wednesday
    - Time: 2.00pm - 4.00pm
  • Venue:
    Jurong Community Hospital, Tower C

Course Fee: $131.60 (incl. GST)
Cost After Grant: $10* 
Registration/Enquiries: JHCampus_LIFE@nuhs.edu.sg

Note: 

  • The programme may be postponed or cancelled if the minimum class size is not met.
  • *Minimum co-payment amount. The actual cost will depend on the caregiver’s eligibility and the remaining grant amount in his or her account. The caregiver must attain 100% attendance at the training.