CAN A CULTURE CHANGE MAKE AGED CARE A MORE ATTRACTIVE ROTATION FOR JUNIOR PHYSIOTHERAPY STAFF?
Presenter: Kay J
This module addresses:
Question: Can Aged Care rotations be attractive for
Conclusion: Positive outcome from implementing suggestions from within
the Aged Care Physiotherapy team.
Key Practice Points:
• Junior Physiotherapy staff need increased support in Aged Care rotations,
particularly with patients and families who are grieving the loss of
function and independence.
• Junior Physiotherapy staff need guidance and support for discharging
patients when intervention is futile.
CPD Points: 0.25