NMC OSCE NEW OSCE WITH 10 STATIONS
OSCE 2021 is the current OSCE running and all nurses are to appear for the 10 station OSCE. You have 4 Skills, 2 Mandatory writing skills and 4 APIE stations. The NEW OSCE Marking Criteria Jan 2023 is available in the test centre websites.
Current Skills are:
In Hospital Resuscitation
Catheter Sampling of Urine
IV Flush & VIP
NG Tube insertion
Blood Glucose Monitoring
Pressure Area Assessment
Administration of Suppository
Oral Care Plan
Current Mandatory Writing stations are:
Professional Values: Confidentiality, Drug Error, Possible Abuse, Professional Confrontation, Social Media
New Scenarios will be : Bullying, Concealment of Bed Status, False Representation, Falsifying Observations, Falsifying Timesheets, Hospital Food, Impaired Performance, Laboratory Results, Racism, Witnessed Abuse.
Evidence Based Practice: Diabetes, Female MI, Pressure Ulcer Prevention, Smoking Cessation, Use of honey dressing for venous leg ulcers
New Scenarios wil be: Ankle Sprain, Asperger’s syndrome, Bedside Handover, Cervical Screening, Cranberry Juice & Urinary Tract infection, Dementia & Music, Fever in Children, Pressure Ulcer Prevention, Restraint, Saline versus Tap water.
Please note current OSCE is a 10 station OSCE test with total 22 skills for you to study, total 29 writing stations for you to learn and total 10 APIE scenarios for you to master. Contact us for more information.