BEST PRACTICE (BP)

Learning Outcome

Patient empathy

Code

BP13

Description

Trainees must be able to empathise with and understand the impact of visual impairment on the life of patients and their relatives.

They must be able to make appropriate arrangements for support.

They should be an advocate for those with visual impairment, helping to combat the stigma potentially associated with it.

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

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