Clinical Handover: Think, Talk and Write ISBAR

My Health Learning Course Code:  39831743  :  Online Survey ID:  40002793

Duration:  45 mins  :   Published:  April 2013 | Revised March 2017

Owner:  HETI  :  Team:  District HETI


This course consists of only one module, and also forms part of the National Standards and Quality Framework

Welcome to the eLearning module Clinical Handover: Think, Talk and Write ISBAR
This module is intended for all health care workers. The module will focus on:

  • Inter-professional practice with the needs of patients and carers at the forefront of all decision-making
  • Practical and relevant activities.

A certificate is issued on completion.  


On successful completion of this module you will be able to:

  • Explain the importance of effective collaborative clinical handover in ensuring patient safety
  • Identify the key principles of clinical handover
  • Demonstrate the skills required to document aspects of patient care utilising the ISBAR tool
  • Apply skills required to use the ISBAR tool when communicating within a clinical context. 


This course is applicable for all health care workers and may qualify for up to 0.75 hrs of Continuous Professional Development 


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  • Method : Online
  • Pre Requisite None
  • Not mandatory