This online competency-based Micro-credential is designed to introduce you to the major structures and functions of the musculoskeletal system. Additionally, you will explore the changes that occur within the musculoskeletal system as individual ages. Some common musculoskeletal system health conditions that will be reviewed include Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid arthritis, Fractured hips and Osteoporosis. Lastly, you will explore The Personal Support Worker's role in supporting clients with these conditions.

Textbooks

The required text for this course can be found by going to textnet.ca, clicking on the "Browse by course" drop-down list and scroll to Support Clients with Musculo-Skeletal Conditions.

Please Note: Students are not required to purchase textbooks from textnet.ca. However, if students are purchasing textbooks from another source, they must ensure purchased textbooks are the correct edition and include any applicable software or add-ons.

Host Course Code: LAM-PSWMR0020
Host Course Name: Support Clients with Musculo-Skeletal Conditions

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