NHS Health Check - NEW ADVISOR

***Only suitable for organisations currently commissioned to deliver NHS Health Checks in South Tyneside***

Aims:

This FREE course has been developed to increase the skills and knowledge of Healthcare Professionals wishing to deliver NHS Health Checks.

Objectives:

  • What is Change for Life and where do Health Checks fit in
  • Aims and elements of the Health Check
  • The epidemiology of CVD; national and local picture, fixed and modifiable risk factors.
  • Assessing and managing CV risk; who to include
  • Communicating risk and assessing a patient/clients thoughts re: lifestyle changes using evidence based behaviour techniques
  • Point of Care testing (POC), finger stick blood collection, Quality Assurance Scheme and Health Options® Software

Duration:
1 Day 

Cancellation policy:

Please note: If you fail to attend or do not give us the required notice to cancel your place we reserve the right to charge a cancellation fee.
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Suitable For:
Nurses, Pharmacists and Health Care Assistants working in organisations currently commissioned to deliver NHS Health Checks in South Tyneside. 

 

 

 

  • Course Start Date: 04/02/2020 09:00

    Course End Date: 04/02/2020 16:00

    Centre for Change
    Stanhope Parade
    South Shields
    Tyne and Wear
    NE33 4BA

    There are currently 8 spaces left.