EAR IRRIGATION HALF DAY UP-DATE

Open to Nurses and Healthcare Assistants who have completed the Primary Ear Care Diploma Course, Ear Care Study Day 1 or 2 Day Healthcare Assistants’ /Assistant Practitioners’ course within the last 2 years.

Nurses/Healthcare Assistants working in Primary Care are frequently asked to see patients with ear problems. This half day up-date session allows the practitioner to revise their knowledge and competence of irrigation.

Course Aims include:

  • To revise the basic anatomy and physiology of the ear.
  • To gain an understanding of infection control associated with ear care
  • To gain an understanding of documentation in relation to ear care.
  • To gain the ability to undertake ear care within the boundaries and limits of the candidate’s professional competence, responsibility and accountability.

 

Learning Outcomes:

Participants will have:-

  • revised the basic anatomy and physiology of the ear.
  • revised and have an understanding of the prevention of ear problems, considering the patient holistically.
  • an understanding of the decontamination of equipment.
  • an understanding of documentation in relation to ear care.
  • the ability to undertake ear care within the boundaries and limits of their professional competence, responsibility and accountability.
  • an understanding to complete the competency handbook, consistent with their individual level of skill and knowledge.

 

Price: £100.00 per person.

Forthcoming Dates: 

Saturday 27th January 2018

Saturday 21st April 2018

Saturday 7th July 2018

Saturday 13th October 2018

What to do now? – for more information and to provisionally reserve a place, please telephone us. Your place will be held for a maximum of 3 weeks, during which time you should print and complete the application form and then either email post or fax it to us. If you are unable to confirm within 3 weeks, to avoid withdrawal of the offer, please telephone us to discuss any problems.

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