Skills Training for HCSWs Working in GP Surgeries
Duration: 2 Days - Start Time: 09:15 End Time: 16:30 - CPD Hours: 16
- Price: £270.00
A list of available dates can be found at the foot of this page.
Practical core skills training based course underpinned with essential theory and knowledge. Aimed at healthcare assistants who need to develop their role.
"Excellent, very helpful! I learnt a lot - thanks!"
"Fantastic tutor, very well prepared with excellent knowledge. Thank-you!"
"Best M&K course I have attended! :-)"
Past course delegates, June 2016
The impact of modern lifestyles on health
New patient registration and health checks
Understanding and applied physiology of
- Coronary heart disease
- Diabetes - hypo and hyperglycaemia
- Renal disease
- Asthma and COPD
- Overview of spirometry
- Womens and mens health
- Mental health
- Health screening, common tests and procedures
- Record keeping and its importance
Practical workshops on:
Understanding and accurately recording
- Blood pressure
- Urine tests
- Blood glucose and cholesterol testing
- Peak flow
- Teaching Inhaler techniques/promoting concordance with inhaler use
- Glasgow Coma Scoring