Clinical Observations for HCAs

Introduction

This half day course is ideal for those working in a HCA capacity in a general hospital or for any care staff who’s role involves formal patient observations. For in-house courses, your organisation’s specific protocols and record formats can be included, to tailor the training for your own needs.

Course Includes
    • Basic Infection Control Precautions

    • Communication

    • Observations using your senses – sight, hearing, smell and touch

    • Temperature

    • Blood Pressure

    • Pulse

    • Respiration

    • Oxygen Saturation

    • Tissue Viability

    • Blood Glucose Monitoring and Fluid Balance

    • Record Keeping

Assessment

The training includes theory, practical, audio and video content and participants practice their skills with a range of common equipment (provided by the trainer) found in the care setting.

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