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Performing Quality Spirometry Training

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Birmingham Chamber Of Commerce

75 Harborne Road

Edgbaston

Birmingham

B15 3DH

United Kingdom

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The programme for the day:

9:30am

Welcome and Introductions: what do you want from the day?

10:00am

  • Spirometry basics: what does it measure, what makes a good service?
  • Mini-quiz and machine set-up
  • Common types of spirometer and how they work: what is an ideal machine for
  • your workplace?
  • Micro-spirometry: uses and abuses!
  • Maintenance and accuracy of equipment (syringe and biological control checks)
  • Infection control issues
  • Patient safety

11:00am - 11:15am

Coffee break

11:15am - 12:45am

  • Practice protocols
  • Using a checklist
  • Getting a good result during testing: demonstration
  • Calculating reproducibility
  • Practical Reversibility testing: role of the HCA

12:45am - 13:45am

Lunch break

13:45am - 15:00am

  • Practice in small groups: getting a good result
  • Poor quality blows: what do they look like
  • Feedback on your results: difficulties encountered

15:00am - 15:15am

Tea break

15:15am - 16:30am

Common spirometry patterns and respiratory conditions

Ins and outs of spirometry reports: test quality and content; Quiz revisited


THIS TRAINING IS SUITABLE FOR HEALTHCARE ASSISTANTS AND NEW NURSES

Moreover, all applications for training days are acknowledged by email and therefore, you will receive an email confirmation once your payment has been accepted.

Also, there is a free car park on site for all attendees and further information for this will be in the confirmation email also when entering address on the payment page please enter your work address only.

Ticket price includes VAT of 20%

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Birmingham Chamber Of Commerce

75 Harborne Road

Edgbaston

Birmingham

B15 3DH

United Kingdom

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

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