patient handling course

Patient Handling Training

Overview: Heartsafety Solutions deliver inspiring courses in patient handling. The healthcare industry has a high rate of staff leaving before retirement age. Employee's are encouraged to risk assess to avoid, reduce and reorganise work practices to prevent injuries in the workplace Staff will be informed about Guidance on the management of manual handling in healthcare, Care with minimal lifting and HSA guidelines,   Patient Handling Course Content:
  • Manual handling, Injury prevention, fitness
  • Your body, spine, good postures
  • Patient, mobility issues, communication
  • Legislation
  • Safe lifting techniques, hoist, lifting aids, slide sheets
  • Risk assessments TILE / LITE
  • Hoist demonstrations
  • Written & practical work
Everyone takes away a Manual Handling guide, EMS card, Pens, Assessment sheets Award: Patient Handling Certificate Valid: 2 years Make Heartsafety Solutions your training provider Cost: Contact for details Hearts Safety Contact Us Today