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14 - 15 Mar

Seminar / Workshop

Caregiver Training Programme

Date: 14 - 15 Mar, Tue - Wed

Time: 8.30 AM - 5.00 PM

Venue: Jurong Community Hospital, Tower C, Level 2, LIFE Hub Training Room

Organised by: Jurong Community Hospital

JurongHealth’s Caregiver Training Programme is delivered by skilled nurses and Allied Health Professionals. Each training course comprises two full-day sessions and a follow-up training session two weeks later. The programme will cover theoretical lessons, practical hands-on sessions and activities to aid in learning. The following topics will be covered.

Day 1:

  • Medication Management
  • Personal Hygiene & Oral Care
  • Community Resources & Financial Schemes
  • Management of Caregiver Stress

Day 2:

  • Fall Prevention & Exercise
  • Ambulation & Transfer 
  • Communication and Swallowing Management, Nutrition & Food Safety

Follow-up Session:

  • A 2-hour follow-up session on issues encountered by caregivers

Programme Details

  • 2-day Training Programme:
    - Date: 14 & 15 Mar 2017, Tue & Wed
  • Follow-up Session:
    - Date: 29 Mar 2017, Wed
    - Time: 2.30pm - 4.30pm
  • Venue:
    Jurong Community Hospital, Tower C, Level 2, LIFE Hub Training Room

Course Fee: $131.60 (incl. GST)
Cost after Grant: $10* 
Registration/Enquiries: LIFE@juronghealth.com.sg

Note: 

  • The programme may be postponed or cancelled if the minimum class size is not met.
  • *Minimum co-payment amount. The actual cost will depend on the caregiver’s eligibility and the remaining grant amount in his or her account. The caregiver must attain 100% attendance at the training.