Learn more by completing an Arthritis IQ Course
These Online Courses provide professional development for non-clinical staff who work at the coal face with people who have arthritis, enabling best care and therefore increased independence for clients with arthritis. They will also help health providers to offer effective and timely in-service training and enable access to the skills and expertise of Arthritis New Zealand’s team of experienced Arthritis Educators.
The courses are an hour, interactive courses with content and activities that embed learning.
The initial courses will cover osteoarthritis and gout arthritis and are available at no charge.
The courses are aimed at in-service staff education at:
- Rest homes and retirement villages
- Home-based support services
- Whanau Ora health providers
- Medical Centres
New Zealand has the highest incidence of gout arthritis in the world. It can be painful and debilitating. It can be successfully managed. This course will provide you with all you need to know.