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Fundamentals of Travel Health for Practice Nurses - Back to Basics

BOOKED OUT - please email your interest

Saturday 14th March 2020 at 09.00 - 16.30

Location: The Red Room, Student Centre, Belfield, Dublin 4

This course if fully booked.

If you would like your name added to our waiting/cancellation list please email us and we'll contact you should a place become available. We will look at running another course if there is sufficient demand. If you would like a course run in your own area this can be arranged if you have a large group of interested participants.

Please email us at info@healthcareminds.ie. Please include your Name, Email, Tel Number and Location/Area.

NMBI Category One Approval pending

This course is designed for Practice Nurses who are currently working in a General Practice or Occupational Health setting, who are new to the field of travel health and those who are wishing to update and expand their knowledge. 

Speakers: Patricia Brady RGN, Jane Campion RGN MHsc, both have Dip in Tropical Nursing (RCSI) and extensive experience in education and running Travel Health clinics.

Fee includes refreshments and a light lunch €95. Early booking is essential as places are limited.

Course Content

1) Running a Travel Health Clinic - Focus on Role of Dr / Nurse, Equipment, Resources required. On-going education, Documentation & Medication Management.

2) Risk Avoidance/ Patient Education - Focus on Food & water, Swimming, Sun, Insect bite protection, Rabies, Jet Lag, Travellers Diarrhoea risks.

3) Immunisation Update /Revision - Principals of immunisation. Live, non-live vaccines

4) Yellow Fever, An overview - International Health Regulation, YF Licence, vaccine precautions.

5) Pre-Travel Assessment - Focus on Single Country / Multiple country trips, Back-packer, Family Trips, (Case studies and group participation).

6) Travel Vaccine Schedules - Focus on common / less common travel vaccines, Interrupted schedules and the’ Last-Minute’ Traveller

7) Vaccine Planning & Case Studies

8) Questions & Answers

Course requirements: Registered with NMBI and an interest in Travel Medicine & Health. Participants will already be providing childhood immunisations and should be familiar with HSE Immunisation Foundation and National Anaphylaxis Education programmes for Healthcare Professionals (HSELand online).

To secure your place click on the Book Now tab below, it will bring you to a secure link for payment.

Please note numbers are limited to facilitate Q&As and discussion, places are allocated on a first come basis, if the course is oversubscribed you will be given the opportunity to be put on a cancellation/waiting list and be refunded if no space becomes available.

Cancellations or postponements must be made in writing (email). 
Cancellations >14 days in advance of the course – 100% refund. 
Cancellations 8-13 days in advance of the course – 50% refund. 
Cancellations 7 days or less in advance of the course – no refund 

 

Cost: €95.00 Book Now

Cardiac First Response - Community (CFR-C)

Includes Heartsaver AED

Wednesday 12th Feb 2020 at 11.00-15.30

Location: Nutgrove, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14

Ideal for HealthCare Assistants, Community groups and First Aid Responders, those who may have attended the Irish Heart Foundation's Hands for Life programme, or anyone who would like to learn more about CPR.

Includes the Heartsaver AED Course PLUS additional CFR-C modules:

Heartsaver AED Course Programme:

  • Adult CPR
  • Mouth-to-mouth, mouth-to-barrier/mask ventilation
  • Foreign-body airway obstruction (conscious and unconscious)
  • Automated external defibrillation
  • Special resuscitation situations
  • Child CPR, AED use and choking 
  • Infant CPR and choking 

CFR-C Modules:

  • Administration of aspirin,
  • Stroke assessment,
  • Critical incident stress awareness & debrief,
  • Cardiac First Responder Report 
  • Legal indemnity issues.

Certification: Upon successful completeion  you will receive an Irish Heart Foundation / American Heart Association Heartsaver AED certificate and a Pre Hospital Emergency Care Council (PHECC) course completion card. This certification is valid for 2 years.

 

Cancellation terms:

Places can not be confirmed until payment is received. All courses should be paid in full at time of booking. Places are limited and courses are run subject to minimum numbers, should a course be cancelled a full refund will be given.

Cancellations must be made in writing by email and receipt of email confirmed

  • Cancellations over 14 days in advance of course - full refund
  • Cancellations over 7 days in advance of course - 50% refund
  • Cancellations less than 7 days or less prior to course date or a "no-show" on day - no refund

 

 

 

 

Cost: €85.00 Book Now

Mentoring

Exclusive Offer

June 2019 at 00.00

Location: TBC

 Exclusive to only workshop attendees

Cost: €179.00 Book Now

BLS for Healthcare Providers

CPR & AED training for Nurses

Thursday 23rd Jan 2020 at 09.00-14.00

Location: Tallaght

Aim of the Course: Participants will be able to recognise and respond to life-threatening emergencies such as sudden cardiac arrest in a safe, timely and effective manner.
The Course is also suitable for: Medical, para-medical and allied healthcare professionals

  • Adult, paediatric and infant CPR
  • Bag-valve mask ventilation, mouth-to-mouth, mouth-to-barrier ventilation
  • Two-rescuer team scenarios
  • Foreign-body airway obstruction
  • Automated external defibrillation
  • Special resuscitation situations

Assessment: Skills testing and a written evaluation (Multiple choice questions)

Certification: Participants will receive an Irish Heart Foundation (IHF)/ American Heart Association certificate completion card upon successful completion of the course. Valid for 2 years (recognised internationally). HealthCare Minds is a Training Site affiliated to the Irish Heart Foundation's CPR & ECC Training Programme.

Group discounts and dates available, please enquire.  

Cost: €120.00 Book Now

Heartsaver AED for Medical Centre Administration staff (non healthcare professionals)

Thursday 23rd Jan 2020 at 14.00 - 18.00

Location: Tallaght

The aim of the Heartsaver AED course is to equip the participant with the relevant knowledge and skills to deliver a range of life saving techniques in an emergency situation. Participants will learn basic techniques of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), how to use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) and the relief of choking for adults, children and infants.

The Course is suitable for: For anyone with limited or no medical training who needs a course completion card in CPR and AED use to meet regulatory or other requirements. Ideal for Healthcare Assistants and administrative staff in health centres.

Course Programme:

  • Adult CPR
  • Mouth-to-mouth, mouth-to-barrier/mask ventilation
  • Foreign-body airway obstruction (conscious and unconscious)
  • Automated external defibrillation
  • Special resuscitation situations
  • Child CPR, AED use and choking (optional modules)
  • Infant CPR and choking (optional modules)

Certification: Irish Heart Foundation / American Heart Association course completion card will be upon successfully completing the course. This certification is valid for 2 years and is recognised internationally. HealthCare Minds is a Training Site affiliated to the Irish Heart Foundation's CPR & ECC Training Programme.

Group discounts and dates available, please enquire.

Cost: €80.00 Book Now

Heartsaver AED for Healthcare Assistants

Tuesday 25th Feb 2020 at 13.00-17.00

Location: Tallaght

The aim of the Heartsaver AED course is to equip the participant with the relevant knowledge and skills to deliver a range of life saving techniques in an emergency situation. Participants will learn basic techniques of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), how to use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) and the relief of choking for adults, children and infants.

The Course is suitable for: For anyone with limited or no medical training who needs a course completion card in CPR and AED use to meet regulatory or other requirements. Ideal for Healthcare Assistants and administrative staff in health centres.

Course Programme:

  • Adult CPR
  • Mouth-to-mouth, mouth-to-barrier/mask ventilation
  • Foreign-body airway obstruction (conscious and unconscious)
  • Automated external defibrillation
  • Special resuscitation situations
  • Child CPR, AED use and choking (optional modules)
  • Infant CPR and choking (optional modules)

Certification: Irish Heart Foundation / American Heart Association course completion card will be upon successfully completing the course. This certification is valid for 2 years and is recognised internationally.

Group discounts and dates available, please enquire.

 

Cost: €80.00 Book Now