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Sep 13, 2019 | GBP £95 | Kettering, England
SRH Essentials for Primary Care is organized by Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare (FSRH) and will be held on Sep 13, 2019 at Ashwood Centre for Sexual Health, Kettering, England, United Kingdom. Who is this course for: • GPs • Nurses • Physicians Associates • Paramedics • Pharmacists • Other Healthcare Professionals working in Primary Care Course Description: SRH Essentials will provide primary care practitioners with the tools to know what to do when seeing patients needing contraception, STI testing or emergency contraception. On completion of SRH Essentials, practice nurses will have the skills and confidence to assess: • When their patient is at risk of pregnancy • What method/s of contraception can be safely offered • When their patient needs emergency contraception • What method/s of emergency contraception can be safely offered • When their patient is at risk of STIs • What tests to offer and how to manage the consultation SRH Essentials has been designed to provide a solid foundation for non-sexual and reproductive health specialists who see patients with sexual and reproductive health needs, be they primary care practitioners who have recently moved into the role and who have little or no experience in sexual and reproductive health, or those who have been working in primary care but have only undertaken a small amount of training in this area. Course Objectives: At the end of the course, you will be able to: • Develop the skills and confidence to consult with patients about their sexual and reproductive healthcare needs • Recommend an appropriate method of emergency contraception • Review the COC, POP and injection contraceptive methods • Carry out sexual health risk assessments • Identify when patients are at risk of STIs Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Oct 05 - 06, 2019 | CPD 10.00 | GBP £26 | Kettering, England
ALS - Advanced Life Support Course is organized by Resuscitation Council (UK) and will be held from Oct 03 - 04, 2019 at Kettering General Hospital, Kettering, England, United Kingdom. This CPD Conference has been approved for a maximum of 10 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points. Who is this course suitable for? The ALS provider course is designed for healthcare professionals who would be expected to apply the skills taught as part of their clinical duties, or to teach them on a regular basis. Appropriate participants include doctors, paramedics and nurses working in acute care areas (e.g. ED, CCU, ICU, HDU, operating theatres, acute medical admissions units) or on resuscitation /medical emergency/ICU outreach teams. All applicants must hold a professional healthcare qualification or be in training for a professional healthcare qualification. Medical students, nurses and other healthcare providers not covered in the groups above should be encouraged to complete the Immediate Life Support (ILS) course. Those with a particular interest in resuscitation should then consider attending an ALS provider course, where appropriate. Medical students in their final year of training can be accepted as candidates on an ALS course if this is an established local arrangement. Learning outcomes The ALS course teaches the knowledge and skills required to: • recognise and treat the deteriorating patient using a structured ABCDE approach; • deliver standardised CPR in adults; • manage a cardiac arrest by working with a multidisciplinary team in an emergency situation; • utilise non-technical skills to facilitate strong team leadership and effective team membership. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.
Nov 13 - 14, 2019 | CPD 10.00 | GBP £26 | Kettering, England
European Paediatric Advanced Life Support (EPALS) Course is organized by Resuscitation Council (UK) and will be held from Nov 13 - 14, 2019 at Kettering General Hospital, Kettering, England, United Kingdom. This CPD Conference has been approved for a maximum of 10 CPD Points. Who is this course suitable for? The EPALS course is designed for healthcare professionals who would be expected to apply the skills taught as part of their clinical duties, or to teach them on a regular basis. Appropriate participants include doctors, nurses and paramedics working in direct contact with children. All applicants must hold a current clinical appointment and professional healthcare qualification. Medical students in their final year of training can be accepted as candidates.. Learning Outcomes: Undertaking the EPALS course should enable you to: • use the structured ABCDE approach for rapid assessment of the seriously ill child; • manage the sick child until the arrival of expert assistance; • facilitate the development of resuscitation team members and team leaders; • use a structured approach to communication amongst team members during an emergency situation. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.