School of Health Sciences
No Partner College
Friday 2nd February 2018, 9:00am-12:00pm, Friday 8th June 2018, 9:00am-12:00pm,
Who should attend:
This workshop is aimed at participants from a wide variety of healthcare and healthcare related backgrounds e.g. nurses, doctors, paramedics, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, operating department practitioners, midwives, assistant practitioners, medical engineers, pharmacists, laboratory staff and anyone involved in the design of health buildings or equipment.
Elaine has a background in psychology and critical care nursing and leads a module on human factors in healthcare at UCLan. She is a member of the Clinical Human Factors Group.
Guy is an Operating Department Practitioner with an interest in human factors and non-technical skills. He is currently studying a Masters where he is researching the scrub practitioner’s awareness of their use of non-technical skills.
At the end of the workshop participants will be able to:
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You can contact the Student Fees and Funding Team via phone, email, or post. If you are on the campus you can call into The 'i', for advice.
Tel: +44 (0)1772 892440
Student Fees and Funding Team, Foster Building 117, UCLan, Preston, PR1 2HE
These workshops are available as part of the Service Level Agreement which UCLan has with a number of local NHS Trusts. If you wish to apply using this funding please gain the support of your line manager and complete the online application through www.cpd-applynw.nhs.uk
Alternatively, self-funding applicants please book online at www.uclan.ac.uk/healthcpdworkshops
If you have any questions about the workshop please contact us:
email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01772 893808