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Support the Management of Obstructive Sleep Apnoea
About Obstructive Sleep Apnoea
Obstructive sleep apnoea is an example of a sleep disorder - a medical condition that disrupts a person's sleep patterns. If a person has obstructive sleep apnoea their breathing regularly stops throughout the night. This leads to low oxygen levels in the blood stream. interrupted sleep and drowsiness that affects a person's ability to function during waking hours.
By completing this unit of competency with Guild Training, we will provide you with information that you need when assisting customers to manage sleep apnoea.
In this unit, we will discuss:
What is obstructive sleep apnoea
Sources of information on obstructive sleep apnoea
Approaches to diagnosing and managing obstructive sleep apnoea and the role of community pharmacy
Home based sleep assessments
Provision of continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) equipment
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Unit of Competency information
This unit of competency is an elective from the Community Pharmacy Training Package. This training sits within the Retail Services Training Package (SIR07) and is offered as part of a qualification in Certificate II, III and IV in Community Pharmacy.
Interested in More Sleep Apnoea Training
Talk to us today about also completing the following unit of competencies to make up the skills set in sleep apnoea.
Support the Supply of Pharmacy Only medicines and Pharmacist Only Medicines
Perform home based assessments for sleep studies
The above units are at an additional cost. Ask our Guild Training Team for more information or click here.