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ADAPT Patient Care Skills Development

Elevate your practice to the next level of patient care

ADAPT works. Now it works with you.

Same award-winning content, now easier to fit your schedule and your budget.

Courses are shorter and offered more often. Complete all four to challenge for the ADAPT Certificate in Patient Care Skills, or choose how many you want to complete and pay as you go.

Course 1: Medication Assessment and Collaboration
Course 2: Patient Interviewing, Assessment and Documentation
Course 3: Evidence-based Clinical Decision Making
Course 4: Putting It All Together: The ADAPT Certificate in Patient Care Skills

Consult the ADAPT schedule, take the self assessment

ADAPT gives you the foundational patient care and medication management skills you need to fully leverage expanded scopes of practice. It changes how you practise, while you practise.

Improve your patient care skills

The four-part online program increases your confidence and experience in integrating new patient care skills, processes and tools into your everyday practice, including:

  • Conducting thorough medication assessments
  • Collaborating successfully with other health care providers
  • Interviewing and assessing your patients (incorporating physical assessment and laboratory data)
  • Making evidence-based clinical decisions
  • Using validated documentation practices to support patient care
  • Developing and implementing care plans

ADAPT also features:

  • Evidence-based content from leading experts in an interactive online learning environment
  • Standardized tools for the entire spectrum of medication management
  • Continuous assessment, feedback and mentoring by peers and trained moderators

Research shows 85% of ADAPT participants continue to report sustained increases in skills and confidence after the program. Of these, 40% report billing more for medication management services as a result.
 

 


Every mountain is climbed one step at a time. No more excuses. ADAPT now.

System requirements

This is a computer-based online course and operates on the University of Waterloo LEARN platform. You will need:

  • A desktop or laptop/notebook computer; the course is not optimized for tablets or smartphones
  • High-speed Internet access
  • Recommended Internet browsers: Firefox, Internet Explorer 9, Safari
  • Soundcard and speakers or headphones
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader
  • Adobe Flash

For more information run a test of your computer system.
 

Learn more about the ADAPT courses

Course 1: Medication Assessment and Collaboration
Course 2: Patient Interviewing, Assessment and Documentation
Course 3: Evidence-based Clinical Decision Making
Course 4: Putting It All Together: The ADAPT Certificate in Patient Care Skills