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Social Care RCN Accredited Infection Prevention & Control Link Practitioners Course (Nottingham 11th & 12th April 2018)

April 11 @ 9:30 am - April 12 @ 5:45 pm

| £265
  • Practice Managers
  • Emergency Care Practitioners
  • Practice Nurses

Course Agenda

DAY ONE:

0930Introduction

  • Ground Rules
  • Ice Breaker
  • Aims and Outcomes
  • Setting Own Personal Objectives
  • Current Knowledge Quiz
1015Scene Setting

  • Infection Prevention and Control Timeline
  • Regulatory Context Primary Care
  • The Roles of the IPC Link Practitioner and IPC lead
  • Resources Available
1115 Coffee and networking
1130The Science of Infection Control

  • The Chain of infection – transmission
  • Infection risks to Primary Care service users and staff
  • Application of the chain of infection to Primary care risks – group work
1245Lunch and networking
1330Standard Infection Control Precautions Part 1

  • Elements of SICP
  • Overcoming barriers to staff implementing SICP’s
  • Theory of:
    • Reducing risks to staff – Personal Protective Equipment; prevention of sharps injuries; staff health
  • Management of the Environment – environmental cleaning; Waste and linen management
1515  Tea and networking

  • Hand hygiene inc. practical exercise
  • Te aching methodologies for hand hygiene
1630Close

DAY TWO:

0930Standard Infection Control Precautions Part 2Theory of:

  • Decontamination and Management of Medical Devices/Clinical  Equipment
  • Management of the Practice Environment and Minor Surgery Rooms
1030Coffee and networking
1045Standard Infection Control Precautions continued

  • Application of the principles of asepsis to:
    • Surgical Procedures
    • Wound Care
    • Management of Invasive Medical Devices
  • Management of patients with known transmissible infections
  • Taking microbiological specimens in primary care – why/what/when
1230Lunch and Networking
1315Key Practice IssuesGroup work / Scenarios relating to decontamination; asepsis and infections inc. surveillance
1430Monitoring Standards in Primary Care

  • Group work / Scenarios relating to decontamination; asepsis and infections inc. surveillance
1515Tea and networking
1530Activity on developing audit questions and action plans in relation to key issues:

  • Management of Medical Devices
  • Asepsis
  • Management of the Environment
1630Course review and evaluation – did you achieve  your objectives?
1645Close

 

Who is the course aimed at?

  • Practice Managers
  • Emergency Care Practitioners
  • Practice Nurses

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Details

Start:
April 11 @ 9:30 am
End:
April 12 @ 5:45 pm
Cost:
£265
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Organiser

IPS Training

Venue

Nottingham TBC
Nottingham,NottinghamshireNG1United Kingdom+ Google Map

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Social Care RCN Accredited Infection Prevention & Control Link Practitioners Course (Nottingham 11th & 12th April 2018)£265