MEWS Observation Training
Wednesday, 19 October 2016 from 09:00 to 16:00 (BST)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
“The session provides theoretical and practical training to enable staff to understand and undertake observations , and complete and understand the MEWS chart. The following observations are covered in this session :
- Respiration rate
- Manual pulse
- Oxygen saturation/Pulse oximetry
- Automated blood pressure
- Manual blood pressure
- Responsiveness score
- Urine output
- Observations for blood transfusions.
Following the session staff must work under supervision of a competent member of staff until competence assessment by a standardised assessor has been achieved.
This session is suitable for Band 3 HCAs, Assistant Practitioners and Allied Health professionals.”