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NHS Health Check Training for Barking & Dagenham Pharmacies

21st Feb 2024
7:00 - 9:30pm (GMT)
21st Feb 2024
7:00 - 9:30pm (GMT)
Not an online event
Attendance certificate available
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NHS Health Check Training for Barking & Dagenham Pharmacies

Delivered by Michaela Nuttall RGN MSc

Former Clinical Advisor Personalised Prevention OHID

Chair Health Care Committee HEART UK

This is a Face to Face event, consisting of 2 sessions, participants must attend both.

This bespoke NHS Health Check Training is a great opportunity to update your knowledge nationally and locally, whilst networking with colleagues from across Newham.

This event is for Barking & Dagenham only, please visit the Smart Health Solutions website for more information on the NHS Health Check training.

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 working in the pharmacy setting within Barking & Dagenham.

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 and that we have won all training tenders we have bid for.

Summary

The teaching session offers a unique opportunity for medical professionals working in Barking & Dagenham pharmacies to take part in a bespoke NHS Health Check Training delivered by renowned expert Michaela Nuttall. In two vital sessions, attendees can update their knowledge and skills about carrying out an NHS Health Check and interpreting its results. Networking opportunities with other professionals across Newham is another enticing feature of this training. The course satisfies the competence requirements laid out in the NHS Health Check framework by Public Health England, with certificates of participation given to attendees.
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Learning objectives

1. By the end of the teaching session, learners should be able to explain the importance of NHS Health Checks and their role in preventing cardiovascular diseases. 2. Learners should be able to identify and understand the various non-modifiable and modifiable risk factors associated with cardiovascular disease after participating in the training sessions. 3. Participants should obtain the necessary knowledge to proficiently conduct an NHS Health Check, understanding its various aspects and filters. 4. The session aims to equip participants with the skill to assess the risk of cardiovascular disease based on the results of an NHS Health Check and interpret the results competently. 5. Learners should be able to effectively communicate the results of the NHS Health Check to patients, presenting the risks of cardiovascular disease and the opportunities available for reducing these risks.
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21st Feb 2024
7:00 - 9:30pm (GMT)
Not an online event
Attendance certificate available
This event has ended. Similar events
Free
IN PERSON