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NHS Health Check Training

18th Apr 2024
8:30am - 2:30pm (GMT)
18th Apr 2024
8:30am - 2:30pm (GMT)
£210 (GBP)
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Description

NHS Health Check national training programme delivered via Zoom

Delivered by Michaela Nuttall RGN MSc

Former Clinical Advisor Personalised Prevention OHID

Chair Health Care Committee HEART UK

This is an online event

This course will provide the learner with updated knowledge and understanding to support them in carrying out an NHS Health Check assessment and to inform the client of the significance of their results and their risk, providing brief advice if required.

It provides underpinning knowledge for the core competences and technical competences described in the NHS Health Check competence framework produced by Public Health England.

Learning Outcomes

  • State why NHS Health Checks are important.
  • Identify non-modifiable risk factors for cardiovascular disease.
  • Identify modifiable risk factors for cardiovascular disease.
  • Know the NHS Health Check filters
  • State how an NHS Health Check should be conducted.
  • Identify how an NHS Health Check can assess and interpret the risk of cardiovascular disease.
  • State how the risk of cardiovascular disease and opportunities for reducing this risk may best be communicated

Who should attend

Anyone involved in the delivery of health checks including:

  • Practice Nurses
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • GPs
  • Health Care Assistants
  • Care co-ordinators
  • Social Prescribers
  • Administration
  • Practice Staff
  • Pharmacists
  • Allied Healthcare Professionals
  • Health Trainers & Champions
  • Healthy Lifestyle Professionals

Cost of the Full Day NHS HC training day: £210

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Certificates of participation are available to all attendees on submission of evaluation and handouts for each course are available for future reference via the MedAll platform.

We are a registered Centre for the Royal Society of Public Health (RSPH), and HEART UK supports our cardiovascular training. The NHS Health Check Competency Framework underpins our training.

We are proud of our strong heritage in supporting the NHS Health Check Programme, especially for training we have been providing since 2008.

Summary

Join the online NHS Health Check Training session, delivered by notable healthcare professional, Michaela Nuttall. This program is designed to equip you with the necessary knowledge and skills to conduct an effective NHS Health Check assessment. You'll understand why these checks are important, learn to identify modifiable and non-modifiable cardiovascular disease risk factors, and know how to interpret these risks. The training is beneficial for healthcare professionals involved in the delivery of health checks like practice nurses, GPs, pharmacists, and more. The cost for the full day training session is £210. Upon completion, certificates of participation will be provided and handouts given for future reference. This session, underpinned by the NHS Health Check Competency Framework, is supported by the RSPH and HEART UK.
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Learning objectives

1. By the end of the training, participants will be able to outline the significance and necessary procedures of an NHS Health Check accurately and confidently. 2. Participants will understand and be able to identify both non-modifiable and modifiable risk factors for cardiovascular disease, aiding in a more comprehensive health assessment. 3. Participants will gain in-depth knowledge of the NHS Health Check filters, allowing a more precise calculation and interpretation of a patient's risk of cardiovascular disease. 4. The training will equip participants with effective communication strategies for discussing a client's cardiovascular disease risk and possible preventative methods. 5. Participants will have developed a comprehensive understanding of the NHS Health Check Competency Framework, enabling adherence to standardized protocols and improved delivery of Health Checks in their practice.
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18th Apr 2024
8:30am - 2:30pm (GMT)
£210 (GBP)
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Attendance certificate available
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