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NHS Health Check Training for Norfolk Practices

19th Jun 2024
9:30am - 3:30pm (BST)
19th Jun 2024
9:30am - 3:30pm (BST)
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Attendance certificate available
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NHS Health Check Training for Norfolk Practices

Delivered by Michaela Nuttall RGN MSc

Former Clinical Advisor Personalised Prevention OHID

Chair Health Care Committee HEART UK

This is an In-person event, venue details are on the Norfolk webpage on the Smart Health Solutions website.

Food and refreshments will be provided on the day.

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

This event is for Norfolk 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. If you are new to MedAll, click here for a helpful guide on registration and verification.

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 is designed for medical professionals working within Norfolk Practices. It focuses on NHS Health Check Training, providing an in-depth understanding and knowledge about the NHS Health Check Program. This information-packed training will offer valuable insights into effective health prevention measures, helping healthcare personnel in their pursuit to improve patient outcomes. Medical professionals who participate in this session would greatly enhance their skills in delivering these critical check-ups and in managing health conditions at an early stage. Attend this course and play a crucial part in reducing the potential risks of heart disease, stroke, diabetes, kidney disease, and dementia in your community.
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Learning objectives

1. To understand the benefits and importance of NHS Health Check Training in promoting good health and early detection of health complications in Norfolk practices. 2. To learn about the necessary tools, resources, and procedures involved in conducting an accurate and comprehensive NHS Health Check. 3. To comprehend the eligibility criteria for the NHS Health Check, interpreting and understanding the data collected, and making informed decisions regarding referrals and treatments. 4. To develop skills in patient communication regarding health check findings, with an emphasis on delivering difficult news in a professional, compassionate, and ethical manner. 5. To gain knowledge about the latest updates, research, and technological advancements related to NHS Health Check to ensure the continuity of optimal care to the patients in Norfolk practices.
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