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Human Factors for Maternity and Neonatal Staff

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Boardroom, UCLPartners

3rd Floor, 170 Tottenham Court Road

London

W1T 7HA

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UCLPartners are pleased to offer a Human Factors session tailored to maternity and neonatal units.

This one-day session provides attendees with an understanding of how internal and external conditions affect our ability to provide high quality care by increasing awareness the human factors plays in maintaining a safer practice

What are Human Factors?

Human Factors encompass all factors that can influence people and their behaviour.
In a work context, human factors are the environmental, organisational and occupational factors, as well as individual characteristics, which influence behaviour at work.

Why attend?

This course will help you and your team understand the crucial part that human factors play in team and individual performance of tasks and is key to a safer healthcare.

What does the course cover?

  • An introduction to the System Model of incident causation

  • Exploring Models of Safety – which is most appropriate to maternity care?

  • Understand the Migration of Boundaries – why do people break the rules?

  • Understanding Human Capabilities & Limitations – how we make mistakes

  • Making decisions and how this is influenced by our Situation Awareness

  • Discussing Human Performance under Pressure – how we do manage this in our teams?

  • Look at a tangible tool for managing our physiological performance

  • Communication processes to improve safety – eg Labour ward handovers & safety huddles

  • Action plans for when you return to your workplace

Who is this course for?

The course is designed for anyone working in Maternity or Neonatal units within the UCLPartners region.

If your organisation is not part of UCLPartners’ region, please get in touch!

Please note that although this event is free, a deposit of £50 is taken and will be refunded on attendance those who do not attend will be charged or for cancellations made less than seven days before the event without a valid reason.

This session will be limited to 20 attendee's, so we reccomend early registration.

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3rd Floor, 170 Tottenham Court Road

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W1T 7HA

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