BEST PRACTICE (BP)

Learning Outcome

Consideration

Code

BP12

Description

Trainees must show consideration, especially when managing a disabled or visually impaired patient.

They must adopt an appropriate method of communication and be able to assist the patient whilst performing an ophthalmic examination.

They must act as an advocate for their patient whenever necessary.

Assessment

MSF, portfolio/logbook  and  end of year  2-3/4 review/COECSA exam

Target Year of Achievement

Year 2 with annual reviews

Related Learning Outcomes

BP1-BP30

Other Links

Study Guide