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Community Nursing - Overview



Target Audience 

All staff


To be able to work safely and effectively in community delivering care to clients in the comfort of their homes.


At the end of the session the participant should be able to:

  1. Understand community nursing
  2. Observe safety in community nursing
  3. Acknowledge working autonomously
  4. Roles & responsibilities of nurses (AIN& RN) in community
  5. Demonstrate ability to manage Incident
  6. Acknowledge importance of attendance and punctuality
  7. Exercise effective communication, documentation and reporting


Assistant in nursing Training and Certification. (2015). http://aincertification.com/assistant-in-nursing-position-description/

Greenwood, B.(2017). What are the primary roles of the community nurse? http://work.chron.com/primary-roles-community-nurse-15144.html

Fooladi, M.(2015). The Role of Nurses in Community Awareness and Preventive Health. International Community Based Nursing Midwifery; 3(4): 328–329. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4591566/

Position Description: Registered Nurse (2016). http://www.rnsnursing.com.au/position-description-registered-nurse/

Attendance and Punctuality (2015). Human resources. https://hr.vanderbilt.edu/policies/attendance-punctuality.ph

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