Patient Moving and Handling

Patient Moving and Handling

27th March 2018
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Location:
James O'Keeffe Institute, Newmarket, Co. Cork

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Cost: €€80.00 (Plus booking fee)

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Patient Moving and Handling
Start Date: 27th March & 3rd April
Time: 7pm – 10pm
Duration: 2 Nights
Venue: James O’Keeffe Institute, Newmarket, Co. Cork
Tuition Fee: €80
Accreditation: Certificate of Attendance

Who’s it for:
The course is for people who want to learn the safe and effective techniques used in
the safe moving and handling of people in a variety of settings.
Overview:
• The Law and its Application to the Manual Handling Environment
• Musculoskeletal System
• Biomechanics and Mechanism of Injury
• Flexibility
• Ergonomics and Risk Assessment
• Basic Principles of Lifting
• Log Roll
• Sitting Patient up in Bed
• Turning patient in bed using sliding sheets
• Moving patient up the bed using sliding sheets
• Sitting Patient to edge of a bed
• Standing patient
• Transferring patient from bed to chair
• The falling patient
• Correct use of hoist / sling

Bookings no longer allowed on this date.