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Pressure sore prevention

Sapphire Education
& Training

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Adult Care Worker Level 2

This course provides you with detailed knowledge of pressure ulcer management, including identifying the main causes of pressure ulcers, as well as the most effective means of preventing them and, if necessary, treating them.


Who Should Take This Course?

This course is suitable for those who are involved in the process of care planning. People who would benefit from this training include:

  • Care workers

  • Healthcare staff

Aims of the Course

By the end of the course learners will:

  • Understand the legislation involved with medication administration

  • Be able to follow procedures set for safe administration of medication

  • Be able to describe some of the most common routes of administration

  • Correctly use a Medication Administration Record (Mar) Sheet and Drug Chart

  • Understand the importance of confidentiality and security in all procedures of drug administering

  • Have an awareness of the supply, storage and disposal of medication

  • Have an awareness of potential side effects of medication

  • Demonstrate an awareness of injection techniques and preparation

  • Understand the importance of correct handling, storage and destruction of controlled drugs

  • Understand the guidance in regards to good record keeping

  • Understand the guidance in relation to refusal, consent and omissions

Why choose us?

  • Delivered by expert tutors

  • Delivered to small groups, maximum of 12

  • Interactive, inspiring delivery

  • Outstanding training facilities and equipment tailored to the course

  • Certificate on completion

From £25 per person Duration 3 hours

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