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NSOH 7400 - Disability Case Management

Nursing Specialty Occupational Health Part-time Studies Course

School of Health Sciences

Course Details

Emphasizes decision making that promotes the fitness to work of individual employees experiencing health challenges. The focus will be on the OHN’s role as a case manager using an employee-centered approach and collaborating with the supervisor, management, union, the health and safety team, insurance carriers, and health care providers. The goal of this collaboration will be to achieve the best-possible individual and organizational outcomes.

Prerequisite(s)

NSOH 7300 or NSOH 7301

Credits

3.0

Cost

$826.50 - $826.67 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Spring/Summer 2018

Below are two offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2018 term.

CRN 29623

Mon Apr 09 - Fri Jun 29 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 09 - Jun 29 Online

Instructor

Janet Morrison

Course Outline

Cost

$826.50

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Students need to contact the bookstore to order the course textbook. Please note the Advanced Certificate in Occupational Health Nursing program is closing; no further courses will be offered after the September 2019 term.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

CRN 50698

Mon Apr 09 - Fri Jun 29 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 09 - Jun 29 Online

Instructor

Janet Morrison

Course Outline

Cost

$253.81

Notes

  1. Available for re-registration (course extension) only.
  2. Departmental approval needed
  3. This course section is for students who require an extension to complete their course from the previous term. Re-registration is a one-time option only. Contact the Program Head at 604-451-7082 for approval to register. Please note the Advanced Certificate in Occupational Health Nursing program is closing; no further courses will be offered after the September 2019 term.
  4. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

Fall 2018

Below are two offerings of this course for the Fall 2018 term.

CRN 32588

Tue Sep 04 - Fri Nov 23 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 04 - Nov 23 Online

Instructor

Janet Morrison

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$826.67

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Course delivery is online format. Students need to contact the bookstore to order course text. Please note the Advanced Certificate in Occupational Health Nursing program is closing: no further courses will be offered after the September 2019 term.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This section is only available for registration starting Wed, May 30 at 9:00 am (PDT)

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CRN 32902

Tue Sep 04 - Fri Nov 23 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 04 - Nov 23 Distance

Instructor

Janet Morrison

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$253.98

Notes

  1. Available for re-registration (course extension) only.
  2. This course section is for students who require an extension to complete the course from the previous term. Re-registration is a one-time only option. Please note the Advanced Certificate in Occupational Health Nursing program is closing: no further courses will be offered after the September 2019 term.
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

This section is only available for registration starting Wed, May 30 at 9:00 am (PDT)

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Develop competence as a case manager.
  • Appreciate the importance of an employee’s own perception of his/her health.
  • Integrate understanding of the needs of the organization with the disability case management process.
  • Make case management decisions that are based on a systematic approach to inquiry.
  • Develop communication strategies that will enhance a collaborative approach while ensuring the confidentiality of employee personal health information.
  • Identify and mitigate medical personal and work-related barriers to the safe, early and durable return to work of injured and ill employees.
  • Develop communication strategies that will enhance a collaborative approach while ensuring the confidentiality of employee personal health information.
  • Recognize the factors related to disability case management that lead to ethical challenges and develop strategies to enhance competence.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2014

Related Programs

NSOH 7400 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Health Sciences

  1. Occupational Health Nursing Specialty
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Advanced Certificate
  2. Specialty Nursing (Occupational Health)
    Part-time/Distance & Online Learning   Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Books & Supplies

The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.

Spring/Summer 2018

Books for Spring/Summer 2018 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Distance & Online Learning Bookstore

If you are taking this course through either Distance Education or Online Learning, please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Distance & Online Learning Bookstore.

Disability Management – Theory, Strategy and Industry Practice,
Author B.N., M.Sc., COHN(c), COHN-S, CRSP Dianne E.G. Dyck R.N.
Publisher LexisNexis Canada
Copyright 2013
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-0-43347-263-6
Price $179.95
Required

Fall 2018

No information on books is currently available for Fall 2018 offerings of this course.

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