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POST GRADUATION DIPLOMA IN GERIATRIC MEDICINE UAE

INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT & ENGINEERING
Online

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Typology Post Graduate Diploma
Methodology Online
Duration 1 Year
Start Different dates available
  • Post Graduate Diploma
  • Online
  • Duration:
    1 Year
  • Start:
    Different dates available
Description

Geriatric medicine is a subspecialty of internal medicine or family medicine that deals with the complex medical and psychosocial problems of older adults. A geriatrician has special knowledge of the aging process and special skills in the diagnostic, therapeutic, preventive, and rehabilitative aspects of illness in the elderly. In response to the rapidly aging population, geriatrics has emerged as an area of medicine focusing on health promotion and the treatment of disease and disability in later life. While most care of the elderly will continue to be provided by primary care physicians, family physicians, and general internists, all physicians will treat increasing numbers of elderly patients primarily over the age of 75. Elderly patients often have multiple co-morbidities, use multiple medications, and may face social disadvantages, emotional vulnerability, or financial challenges. Communication may be complicated by hearing or visual loss. Given the types of problems that elderly adults and their families face, geriatric medicine clinicians employ varied skills to treat challenging acute and chronic diseases. They can take a whole-person and family approach that utilizes biopsychosocial and functional models in the context of working with an interdisciplinary group. These physicians provide care for geriatric patients in the patient's home, office, long-term care settings such as nursing homes, and the hospital.

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Frequent Asked Questions

· What are the objectives of this course?

Objectives After completion of this programme, a student should be able to achieve the following objectives: After the completion of PGDGM, you will find a challenging career in a hospital and healthcare industryCommon job profiles of students after completing PGDGM include: Medical and Health Services Managers,Hospital Administrator, Manager, Senior Manager, Hospitals and other Senior Leadership Positions. Graduate professionals with some experience can also start his/her own private clinic. This helps them to gain more confidence as well as revenue. Skilled professionals in this field can also find employment in universities, fitness centers, nursing homes, schools, sports clubs, hospitals, offices and in colleges. There are lots of job opportunities available in India as well as in foreign countries for physiotherapists. Some job types: - • Osteopath • Lecturer • Researcher • Therapy Manager • Research Assistant • Customer Care Assistant • Assistant Physiotherapist • Sports Physio Rehabilitator • Self Employed Private Physiotherapis

· Who is it intended for?

GRADUATION IN SCIENCE / FOOD SCI

· Requirements

GRADUATION IN SCIENCE / FOOD SCI

· Qualification

GRADUATION IN SCIENCE / FOOD SCI

· What marks this course apart?

ON LINE EXAM , E LEARNING PROGRAM

· What happens after requesting information?

APPLICATION FORM , REGISTRATION DETAILS

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DIPLOMA IN MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

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Angelina Sen
5.0 01/07/2016
What I would highlight: Very convenient! Excellent! Could study in my time. Thanks to the team I am on a good job now! Best guidance & counselling provided. Very Honest & straight! Education is the best knowledge they provide. Guided me beyond my expectations. A special thanks to the Director. She motivated me to do the best course and not to look back but move ahead. A humble and a hearty thanks to Madam.
What could be improved: Nothing.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

DIPLOMA IN MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

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Mitchelle D.
5.0 01/01/2016
What I would highlight: Best for the working professionals. No time restrictions- I am on a good job now.
What could be improved: Nothing.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

DIPLOMA IN MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

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CHANDAN KOLI
5.0 01/08/2015
What I would highlight: Self-learning program as I am a working professional. Exams on demand .
What could be improved: Nothing.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

What you'll learn on the course

Medicine
Medicinal Chemistry
Healthcare
Geriatric Nursing
Nursing Care
Healthcare Management
Care Management
IT for adults
Geriatics health care
Healthy Eating
IT for adults
Geriatrics
Geriatics health care

Teachers and trainers (1)

SNEHA SHARMA
SNEHA SHARMA
ENGINEERING JOBS

Course programme

SUBJECTS

1. Introduction to Geriatrics Care

2. Physiology of Ageing

3. Geriatric Problems in different body systems

4. Special problems in Geriatrics

5. Geriatrics Care and Modern Medicine

6. Geriatrics Care and other branches of Medicine

7. Environment and housing for the Elderly

8. Geriatric Counseling and Guidance

9. Nutrition & Dietetics for Geriatrics Care

10. Geriatric Rehabilitation

11. Agencies for the welfare of the Elderly

12. Project work


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