Nursing & Allied Health
Infection Prevention and Control
Suitable for practitioners working with health and social care clients. This module is run in partnership with Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust.
Level 6 - £1200 / Level 7 - £1000 / Subject to eligibility SSPRD (NHS) funding may be available
This module will allow you to provide safe, competent and effective radial arterial blood gas sampling.
Module content includes:
- Host susceptibility and antimicrobial agents in relation to control and prevention of infection
- Critically evaluate current infection control practice, considering the impact on patients, staff and carers/visitors
- Analyse the importance of leadership and change management in implementing evidence based practice in the prevention and control of infection
- Use electronic clinical knowledge databases to locate; access and critique current best evidence on infection control and prevention practice