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FPD Unlimited CPD for Dieticians

9 CPD Points Only R 950.00 (incl VAT)

Introduction

FPD's Unlimited CPD/CME Online Dietician Education solution is a complete online medical education solution for Dieticians that want access to a range of accredited medical content at a fixed cost. Access to the CPD/CME modules are Unlimited; subject to an active subscription. FPD is registered with the South African Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) as a Private Higher Education Institution (PHEI) in terms of Section 54(1)(c) of the Act and Regulation 16(4)(a).


Course Highlights

  • Unlimited CPD/CME access solution; subject to an active subscription
  • This is a video tuition product
  • Annual subscription fee of R 950.00 (including VAT)
  • Each module is accredited for 3 CEUs
  • 3 clinical course modules are currently available (new course modules are made available quarterly)
  • Available online 24 hours a day / 7 days a week from PCs, Tablets and Smart Phones
  • Automated integration with the MPC CPD Manager so that CPD records are ready for submission to the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA)

Course Content

The FPD Unlimited CPD/CME Online Dietician Education package currently consists of 3 course modules. Each module is presented by a topic expert presented in the form of video tuition.Please refer to the current available course modules presented below:

The nutritional care and support needs of individuals infected with HIV remain a priority. It is important to make sure that HIV-infected patients sustain good nutrition because it may improve the overall quality of life by providing nutrients with your body needs. Good nutrition keeps the immune system stronger so patients can better fight disease, helps manage HIV symptoms and complications, processes medications and help manage the side effects

Human Immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) has been clearly identified as the primary cause of the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). Unlike any other infectious disease in modern medical history, AIDS has motivated the concern and efforts of physicians, scientists, and the lay public alike. The magnitude of the AIDS problem is indeed sobering. This section will address the different concerns around the HIV epidemic

Nutritional screening is a first-line process of identifying patients who are already malnourished or at risk of becoming so while nutritional assessment is a detailed investigation to identify and quantify specific nutritional problems, this section help us to understand good nutrition which is fundamental for health, healing and recovery from illnesses. Many factors including disease predispose to malnourishment and screening, by identifying patients and clients with problems or at risk of developing them, is the essential first step of management.


Course Design

This is an online course and material is presented in the form of video tuition. Participants have access to all available modules for a 12-month period from enrolment in the package.


Who Should Enroll

Dieticians

Accreditation

Accredited according to HCPSA's Medical and Dental Board Guidelines for Healthcare Professionals for 9 Clinical CEU's on Level 2.


Certification

To qualify for the certificate of completion for this CPD/CME course, participants should successfully complete the assessment process.


Course Fee

R 950.00. This amount is inclusive of VAT and all taxes where applicable.

Subscription Terms

For a once-off fee of R 950.00 (including VAT), per 12-month subscription, dieticians can gain unlimited access to numerous clinical course modules (depending on availability). New modules are launched each quarter, which allows Dieticians to grow their Continuing Medical Education program continuously. Please note that access to the Unlimited CPD/CME Online Dietican Education is linked to an active subscription. Subscriptions are active for a 12-month period from the date of purchase, after which it can be renewed.


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