30 May 2019

Immunisation & Injection Update

Farnham Hospital

Event date: 12/12/2019 09:30 - 12:30 Export event


Immunisation & Injection Update

    Annual update for those who have previous experience of giving injections. This course is designed for HCAs and paramedics who have completed a two or three day influenza, pneumococcal and B12 injection training course. As recommended by the NMC National Minimum Standards and Core Curriculum for Immunisation Training for Healthcare Support. Learning Outcomes:
  • Delegation and accountability
  • To understand the purpose and reason to give medication by injection
  • Anatomy and physiology of the skin
  • Types of injections and discussion of sites
  • Consent and record keeping
  • Practical demonstration and preparation of medication and administration of intramuscular injections (deltoid area only)
  • Opportunity to practice on simulators
  • Discussion of influenza vaccine to be given under PGD
  • Anaphylaxis recognition risks and treatment
Date/Time:  12/12/19  (9.30am – 12.30pm) 
Contact: For more information, please email surrey.cepn@nhs.net
Venue: Farnham Hospital, GU9 9QL
Cost: FREE
Booking: Please visit https://immshcadec19.eventbrite.co.uk
Categories: HCAs, Paramedics