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Clinical Handover: Think, Talk and Write ISBAR


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 0.7 hrs of Continuous Professional Development.