- Based in Ipswich
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How to book
Use the course enquiry form on the right or call them on 01473 381444.
Training Course Details
- Course Length: Half Day
- Delivery Method: In-house/Workplace, Classroom-based/Venue
- Suitable for: Individual, Group
- Awarding Body: CPD Accredited Certificate of Attendance and a learning tool.
- Venue Option 1 - Location: Hubbard Way, 2 Civic Drive, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP1 2QA
- Venue Option 1 - Dates: 27/01/2017 15/02/2017 15/03/2017
PRESSURE CARE MANAGEMENT:
All Healthcare workers involved in the care of patients.
Following training, the learner should be able to:
- List the causes of pressure areas
- Describe the process of skin assessment
- List the classifications of skin ulcers
- Explain the prevention and management of pressure areas
- Understand Person centred care in relation to pressure care.
- Identification of those at risk
- Physiology of the skin including pressure points
- Understanding the care plan
- Equipment & Interventions for prevention of pressure ulcers.
- Grading/Description of ulcers/pressure sores
- Body mapping
- Pressure care – footwear, Skincare; seating
- Incontinence and Skin care
- Documentation and reporting of pressure ulcers.
Duration: Half Day (0930 – 1330Hrs)
Course Cost: £70
The course is equivalent to 5 CPD Points/Hours
Upon completion of the course, the candidate will receive a CPD Accredited Certificate of Attendance and a learning tool.