Oral Anticoagulation Management for Health Care Assistants and Assistant Practitioners
- Medical and Dental Sciences
A course providing a basic knowledge of point of care (POC) devices including blood testing technique and quality control for oral anticoagulation management in primary care.
- A basic knowledge of the principles of anticoagulation therapy, indications for its use, side effects and interactions
- An understanding of the principles of point of care testing, finger prick technique and quality control
- An understanding of the important components of a protocol for management of oral anticoagulation in primary care
Dr Ellen Murray – Senior Lecturer in Primary Care
Mrs Dianne Kitchen - Specialist Scientific Lead for Point of Care ProgrammesUK NEQAS Blood Coagulation
Who is the course for?
The course is aimed at Health Care Assistants and Assistant Practitioners.
Rooms 223/224, 2nd Floor, Clinical Sciences Building
University of Birmingham
Is this course accredited?
This is a 1 day CPD accredited course
How to apply
For more information please contact Amy Partleton
Tel: 0121 414 2677