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GENA711 Long-term Condition Management (Advanced)

Principles of ongoing, culturally appropriate long-term condition management, including implementation of patient self-management approaches, integrated care, information technology, complexity approaches, population-based approaches, and change management processes.

The GENA 711 Long-term Condition Management (Advanced) paper builds on GENA 709 and looks more specifically at key areas of long-term condition management. These include a focus on quality improving and evaluation and use of technologies, as well as considering practical ways to work with patients and their families to support self-management.

Paper title Long-term Condition Management (Advanced)
Paper code GENA711
Subject General Practice
EFTS 0.2500
Points 30 points
Teaching period Not offered in 2017
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $2,692.75
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $9,125.00

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Prerequisite
(GENX 709 or GENA 709) or (NURX 427 or NURS 427)
Restriction
NURX 428, NURS 428, GENX 711
Limited to
PGCertGP, PGCertHealSc, PGCertPHC, PGDipGP, PGDipHealSc, PGDipPHC
Notes
Includes residential period/s.
Eligibility
Suitable for health professionals from a range of disciplines
Contact
primarycare.distance@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Convenor: Eileen McKinlay
Paper Structure
Core paper for the Postgraduate Certificate in Primary Health Care (PGCertPHC) endorsed in Long-term Conditions Management.

The paper has five modules covering:
  • Evaluation and change
  • Information technologies
  • Complexity
  • Self-management and self-management support
  • Partnering with community
Teaching Arrangements
One compulsory residential conference in Wellington. Other teaching done via Blackboard and Otago Connect videoconferencing.
Textbooks
All resources available either via Blackboard or other online resources
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Interdisciplinary perspective, Communication.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.

Please also refer to the Department of Primary Health Care & General Practice Graduate Profile.

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Timetable

Not offered in 2017

Location
Wellington
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Blackboard

Principles of ongoing, culturally appropriate long-term condition management, including implementation of patient self-management approaches, integrated care, information technology, complexity approaches, population-based approaches, and change management processes.

The GENA 711 Long-term Condition Management (Advanced) paper builds on GENA 709 and looks more specifically at key areas of long-term condition management. These include a focus on quality improving and evaluation and use of technologies, as well as considering practical ways to work with patients and their families to support self-management.

Paper title Long-term Condition Management (Advanced)
Paper code GENA711
Subject General Practice
EFTS 0.2500
Points 30 points
Teaching period Not offered in 2018
Domestic Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for 2018 have not yet been set
International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.

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Prerequisite
(GENX 709 or GENA 709) or (NURX 427 or NURS 427)
Restriction
NURX 428, NURS 428, GENX 711
Limited to
PGCertGP, PGCertHealSc, PGCertPHC, PGDipGP, PGDipHealSc, PGDipPHC
Notes
Includes residential period/s.
Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper will be able to:
  • Describe the burden of long-term and chronic illness in New Zealand
  • Describe effective management models for long-term or chronic illness
  • Describe what it means to have a long-term condition
  • Describe and eveluate delivery system design and teamwork
Eligibility
Suitable for health professionals from a range of disciplines
Contact
primarycare.distance@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Convenor: Eileen McKinlay
Paper Structure
Core paper for the Postgraduate Certificate in Primary Health Care (PGCertPHC) endorsed in Long-term Conditions Management.

The paper has five modules covering:
  • Evaluation and change
  • Information technologies
  • Complexity
  • Self-management and self-management support
  • Partnering with community
Teaching Arrangements
One compulsory residential conference in Wellington. Other teaching done via Blackboard and Otago Connect videoconferencing.
Textbooks
All resources available either via Blackboard or other online resources.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Interdisciplinary perspective, Communication.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.

Please also refer to the Department of Primary Health Care & General Practice Graduate Profile.

^ Top of page

Timetable

Not offered in 2018

Location
Wellington
Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system
Blackboard