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NHS Health Check Training for City & Hackney

5th Sep 2023
9:30am - 3:30pm (BST)
5th Sep 2023
9:30am - 3:30pm (BST)
Not an online event
Attendance certificate available
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NHS Health Check Training

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

This event is for City & Hackney 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 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

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

This teaching session offers medical professionals an opportunity to update their skills with the latest NHS Health Check training. Focusing on the needs of City & Hackney, attendees will learn best practices for conducting health checks, exploring the referrals process and even gaining experience with sample cases. Join us to better aid the health and wellbeing of your patients.
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Learning objectives

1. Understand the NHS Health Check program, its purpose and concepts. 2. Recognize the components of an NHS Health Check assessment. 3. Develop skills in assessing for common risk factors associated with NHS Health Checks. 4. Create an action plan for providing preventive services and follow-up care to those with risk factors identified during an NHS Health Check. 5. Develop patient education skills for discussing risk factors and preventive care services associated with the NHS Health Check.
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