Care Planning Training: Record Keeping for Nurses

CPD Accredited Online Course

Nurtured Development


£14.99 inc VAT
Study method
Online, self-paced
2 Hours
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Lifetime access
2 CPD points / hours

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This Care Planning Training course focuses on care planning and record keeping within a care setting. It aims to increase the understanding of the importance of care planning, their implementation and how to review them.

It also provides the knowledge and understanding to allow candidates to work alongside other professionals and make initial assessments to meet the needs of the individual.

Whether you are an experienced health care worker or new to the industry caring for clients or patients in a work environment, we believe that this e-Learning course will assist you with your personal development.


There are nine modules:

  1. Nursing/Care Process
  2. Models of Nursing/Care
  3. Legal Aspects of Record Keeping
  4. Assessment
  5. Risk Assessment
  6. Planning
  7. Implementation
  8. Evaluation
  9. Sample Care Plan

Module 1: Nursing/Care Process

  • Overview of Nursing and Care Process

Module 2: Models of Nursing/Care

  • What is a model?
  • Choosing a model
  • Orem’s self-care model
  • Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs
  • Activities of Living – Roper, Logan and Tierney (1976)

Module 3: Legal Aspects of Record Keeping

  • Principles of Good Record Keeping
  • The Care Quality Commission
  • Access and Ownership of Records
  • Errors – Making mistakes when keeping records
  • Confidentiality of Records

Module 4: Assessment

  • Assessment
  • Activities of Living
  • Mental Health Assessment
  • Pain Assessment Tools
  • Pressure Ulcer Risk Assessments
  • Wound Assessment & Documentation
  • Depth and Extent of Tissue Damage
  • Wound Measurement

Module 5: Risk Assessment

  • Your responsibilities
  • Falls

Module 6: Planning

  • SMART planning
  • Evidence-based Practice

Module 7: Implementation

  • Code of Practice
  • Record Keeping
  • Implementing Care

Module 8: Evaluation

  • Questions to Ask When Evaluating Care

Module 9: Sample Care Plan

  • Sample Care Plan

Who is this course for?

NHS and independent healthcare providers, bank staff and agency workers, and educational organisations including:

  • Individuals who want to gain an awareness and increase knowledge
  • Care Assistants (HCA)
  • Support Workers
  • Adult Social Care Workers
  • Residential Home Staff
  • Nursing Home Staff
  • Carers
  • Nurses including Practice, Adult, Registered & Clinical
  • Domiciliary Care Workers
  • Home Care Workers
  • Clinical Support Workers
  • Community Healthcare Workers
  • Bank and Temporary Nurses
  • Bank and Temporary Carers

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