Immunisation & Injection Update for HCAs June 2019

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The Learning Enterprise, Large Training Room 1st Floor

Farnham Hospital

Hale Road

Farnham, Surrey

GU9 9QL

United Kingdom

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Annual update for HCAs who have previous experience of giving injections and completed the Care Certificate or NVQ L3 Health & Social Care.

This course is designed for HCAs who have completed a two or three day influenza, pneumococcal and B12 injection training course. As recommended by the NMC National Minimum Standards and Core Curriculum for Immunisation Training for Healthcare Support.

Learning Outcomes

  • Delegation and accountability
  • To understand the purpose and reason to give medication by injection
  • Anatomy and physiology of the skin
  • Types of injections and discussion of sites
  • Consent and record keeping
  • Practical demonstration and preparation of medication and administration of intramuscular injections (deltoid area only)
  • Opportunity to practice on simulators
  • Discussion of influenza vaccine to be given under PGD
  • Anaphylaxis recognition risks and treatment

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The training is delivered by The Learning Enterprise, at Farnham Hospital, Hale Road, Surrey, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 9QL. The training will be held in the Large Training Room; follow the signs to ‘Learning and Development’ delegates will find The Learning Enterprise offices, and the training room. Tea and coffee will be provided.

There is free parking on-site but delegates are asked to get there early to ensure a parking space on site. Refreshments will be available during the session.

Terms & Conditions

  • Spaces are only for NHS employees in member practices within the following organisations: North West Surrey CCG , Guildford and Waverley CCG, East Surrey CCG, Surrey Downs CCG Surrey Heath CCG.
  • Charges will apply if the person attending does not work in one of the member practices within the CCG areas above.
  • Spaces must be booked under the name & contact details of the person attending. Multiple bookings made under the same details may be subject to cancellation.
  • Cancellations must be made at least 48 hours’ prior to the course date.
  • Non-attendance or failure to cancel may result in a charge of up to £96 (this may be higher for certain courses). Failure to cancel and non-attendance also means that those on the waiting list are unable to be offered this place.
  • If you are unable to attend on the day due to unexpected events please let your PCWT know by email asap
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The Learning Enterprise, Large Training Room 1st Floor

Farnham Hospital

Hale Road

Farnham, Surrey

GU9 9QL

United Kingdom

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