Clinical Skills for HCA – Newcastle -09.03.2021-10.03.2021

Details
Start:

March 9 - 10:00 am

End:

March 10 - 04:00 pm

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Organizer

Annie Barr AB Health Group

Website: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/o/annie-barr-ab-health-group-15106464178
Venue

The Royal Station Hotel

Neville Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 5DF

Newcastle Upon Tyne, GB, NE1 5DF

Course Introduction
Our interactive Healthcare Assistant Clinical Skills course covers the fundamental theoretical and practical principles

HCAs are vital to the healthcare economy and a valuable part of any healthcare team. Therefore, highly specific and relevant quality training is of vital importance. Covering a range of clinical skills and topics such as long-term conditions, accountability, supervision and legal frameworks, our essential HCA training course is ideal for those that are either new to the role or looking to strengthen their practice.

Course Aims

Explore and understand the role of the health care assistantUnderstand the importance of safe clinical practiceComprehensively cover the fundamental skills applicable to health care assistants

Course Content

Roles, responsibilities and accountability

Health screening, including risks

Health promotion and patient self-management

Respiratory system and care

Asthma

COPD

Dementia

Diabetes

Blood glucose monitoring

Coronary/Ischaemic Heart Disease

Cardiovascular Risk Assessment

Blood pressure monitoring

Pulse

Hypertension

Stroke

12 lead ECGs

The importance of temperature

Pulse oximetry

Urinalysis and FOB

Smoking cessation

Fluid balance

Medication

Accountability

Boundaries

Law

Competence

Supervision

Communication

Psychological care

Safeguarding

Documentation and record keeping

Consultation styles

Who should attend / would be applicable?

HCAs

This course is tailored for HCAs working in general practice, primary or secondary health care settings and nursing homes.

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AB Health Group awards CPD points / certificate of attendance for each course. If you would prefer an accredited certificate by our accrediting body One Awards (NOCN) we can organise this. The charge for the certificate including postage is £25.00.

Annie Barr AB Health Group

Organiser Description

Annie Barr is a leading provider of high quality, accredited healthcare training. With a selection of engaging healthcare training that has been developed by experts to equip you and your workforce with the skills, knowledge and competence needed to provide compassionate and high quality care.

AB Health Group