This course is only available to UNISON members.
Sepsis – Principles of Microbiology and Impact on Management
One of the major challenges threatening Patient Safety today in both primary and secondary care, is Infection. In this tutorial, the participants will have the opportunity to review their understanding of the principles of microbiology within the context of human infection and to discuss the role of the HCP in recognising infection and optimising safe, appropriate and effective care management strategies with regard to its prevention and treatment. The tutorial will also provide an update with regard to Sepsis.
Tutor: Wesley Sterling
Tutor's organisation: Queens University Belfast
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Over the past number of years UNISON has been supporting members to access the Open University pre-reg nursing initiative through the provision of the K101 health and social care module and our workshop programme.
This workshop will help members prepare for the OU pre-reg nursing interview which is very competitive. It will help applicants identify relevant skills and convey them in an interview setting.Please only book a place if you have been shortlisted for interview.
Although accountability is often perceived as being something to do with blame it is better defined as being able to account for one’s actions. However, a practitioner may also be responsible for the actions of another if care was delegated inappropriately.
This study day will examine the ways in which health care staff may be asked to justify their decisions. It will include discussion on maintaining good electronic and hard copy records, understanding Data Protection, Freedom of Information and policy.
The day will also orientate participants to NMC regulation and explain Fitness to Practice proceedings. It is targeted at nurses and midwives. It will be delivered by Dr Jane Wright who has a background in Nurse Education and currently advises and represents professionals who come to the attention of their professional regulator
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