HCAs, APs and TNAs
Use this guide to find information resources related to healthcare assistants, healthcare support workers, assistant practitioners and trainee nursing associates including books, reports and journal articles.
First Steps is the RCN’s most popular free e-learning tool for health care assistants. It’s a perfect resource to dip in and out of, whether you’re new to the post or looking to refresh your knowledge and skills.
A board game which helps providers and employers to implement the Care Certificate.The game is an easy way of managing group work, an essential part of the Care Certificate. It has been officially endorsed by Health Education England.
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04 Nov 2021
Myth Busting the Menopause (for Registered Nurses, Midwives, Health Care Support Workers and Nursing Students)
This morning seminar aims to: Increase knowledge of the Menopause Basics, raise awareness of the red flags associated with the menopause, and improve understand around the risks and benefits of HRT. This event is hosted by RCN Wales but you do not need to be working in Wales to join us!
25 Nov 2021
This conference will explore the perceptions of surviving domestic abuse and the domestic abuse cycle, discuss how healthcare staff can be supported if exposed to domestic abuse, and consider the impact of domestic abuse on children, the promotion of trauma informed approaches to practice and demonstrate an example of best practice in supporting families. You do not need to be based in Wales to join us for this event.
07 Dec 2021
This morning seminar aims to provide a refresher/ enhanced knowledge in relation to common causes and types of stroke, and the consequences of stroke, acute treatments for stroke, and stroke prevention. This event is hosted by RCN Wales but you do not need to be working in Wales to join us!
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