Physical Examination Skills (3 days) - 22/23

Date & Time:

Tuesday 10 May 2022 (09:30 - 16:30 - COURSE CANCELLED)
Monday 16 May 2022 (09:30 - 16:30 - COURSE CANCELLED)
Friday 20 May 2022 (09:30 - 16:30 - COURSE CANCELLED)

Venue:

Sutton Civic Offices, G1A & G1B, St Nicholas Way, Sutton, SM1 1EA

Detail:

This course is targeted to:

-       all registered nurses and allied healthcare professionals

-       nurse practitioners

-       pharmacists

-       paramedics

-       community

-       matrons

Please note that attendance of all 3 days is required. 

 

Aim:

The aim of this course is: 

To develop clinical examination skills in assessing the cardio-respiratory, abdominal, neurological and auditory systems within the 3 day course.

 

Learning Objectives:

By the end of the training participants will have:
• Developed a basic understanding of the anatomy of the heart, lungs, abdominal and ENT systems.
• Undertaken a structured approach to history taking and clinical examination of the main body systems.
• Critically considered anatomical and physiological principles to undertake an effective clinical assessment and develop a differential diagnosis.
• Developed a systematic approach to safely assess and manage patients, including history taking and identification of red flags.
• Developed skills in top to toe examination.
• Improved ability to recognise normal and abnormal findings when performing a physical examination and when to escalate management
• Developed skills in top to toe examination.
• Recognise normal and abnormal findings when performing a physical examination and when to escalate management.

 

Special Requirements:

Registered healthcare professionals with the NMC, HCPC or GPHC with a minimum of 1 year post qualifying experience.

Booking:

Booking has now closed for this event.

Further Information:

Trainer:

Wendy Bedford,RGN, District Nurse BSc Hons and PG cert in education

Venue Details:

Sutton Civic Offices, G1A & G1B, St Nicholas Way, Sutton, SM1 1EA

(020 8770 5000)