Margaret Jennings

Margaret Jennings


2017 Services to
General Practice:


2017 Courses available to PHNs

 

These 3 courses are for all General Practice staff e.g. Nurses, Receptionists and GPs

      1. 2 hour infection control update excluding instrument processing.
        No limit on numbers. Notes provided. No AV required.

        Includes updates on:
        • Triage for suspect gastro, flu and measles
        • Correct use of alcohol handrub and hand care
        • Correct use of personal protective equipment (PPE)
        • Improved cleaning techniques for all staff
        • Safer management of body fluid spills
        • Recommended staff immunisations


      2. 2 hour infection control competency checking excercises
        Limit of 24. Notes provided. No AV required. Participants to bring some materials eg gloves, apron.


        Includes:

        • Hand hygiene
        • Surface cleaning technique
        • Use of PPE for suspect gastro and influenza
        • Safe management of blood and vomit spills

      3. 8 hour comprehensive day course, certificates provided to show 8 APNA CPD points.
        Limit of 24. Notes provided. No AV required. Participants are required to bring some materials eg gloves, apron.

      Objectives

      • To understand the importance of triage for measles, gastro and flu etc and how to apply protocols
      • To practise competency in hand hygiene, cleaning, use of PPE and management of body fluid spills
      • To have demonstrated all aspects of instrument processing including validation
      • To assist improve infection control in the workplace by using checklists and templates provided

Also available:

      • 90 minute education presentation on multi-resistant bacteria eg MRSA
      • 2 hour instrument processing education session by demonstration

 

The fee schedule is included on the Request Form below.

 

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