Course: Nursing near seniors and in sphere of social services II

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Course title Nursing near seniors and in sphere of social services II
Course code KOPA/OSS2W
Organizational form of instruction Seminary
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 1
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Libešová Lucie, Mgr.
Course content
Content of practical seminars is nursing process to geriatical patients in department of subsequent care.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Learning outcomes
The subject is a part of a subject complex in clinical nursing. It is outlined as a theoretical-practical unit. It acquaints students with involution changes, taking care of health, health condition and diseases in elderly age. The emphasis is put on the differences of individual needs in elderly age groups and the way to accommodate them, including the divergence of multidisciplinary seniors' care in a course of primary, secondary and tertiary health care.
Students get familier with involutionary changes, taking care of health, health condition and illnesses in higher age with emphasis given to differences of elder clients individual needs and the way of their comforting, including differences of multydisciplinary care of senior client in primary, secondary and tertiary medical care.
Achievement of Nursing of Senior Clients and in Social Service I., communication II, Developement psychology I. requirements

Assessment methods and criteria
Credits: seminary essay, check test Exam: oral
Recommended literature
  • BALINT, M. Lékař jako pacient a nemoc. Praha: Grada Publishing, 1991..
  • HAŠKOVCOVÁ, H. Fenomén stáří 1. vyd. Praha: Panorama, 1996.. Praha: Panorama, 1990.
  • KALVACH, ZADÁK, JIRÁK ET AL. Geriatrie a gerontologie.. Grada, 2005.
  • KUBLER - ROSS, E. Odpovědi na otázky o smrti. Praha: Tvorba pro EM Reflex, 1995.. ISBN 80-85878-12-7.
  • PACOVSKÝ, V. Geriatrická diagnostika.. Praha: Scientia medica, 1994. ISBN 80-85526-32-8.
  • SVATOŠOVÁ M. Hospice a umění doprovázet. Praha : Ecce homo, 2.vydání, 144s. ISBN 80-902049-0-2. 1995.
  • VORLÍČEK, J. Paliativní medicína. Praha: Grada Publishing, 1998.. ISBN 80-7169-437-1.
  • WEBER, P. A KOL. Minimum z klinické gerontologie pro lékaře a sestru v ambulanci.. Brno: IDV PZ, 2000. ISBN 80-7013-314-7.
  • WEBER, P. ET AL. Minimum z klinické gerontologie pro lékaře a sestru v ambulanci. Brno: IDV PZ, 2000.. ISBN 80-7013-314-7.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Health Studies General Nurse (A09) Health service 2 Winter