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1 Day Ear Irrigation for Registered Nurses

Course Date: 20 November 2019, 09:30 - 15:30

Course Leader: Zoe Rawles

Duration of Course: 7.5 hours

Location: Medical Education Centre, Warwick Hospital

Price: £165.00 per Delegate

Available Places: 9

Who should attend

Registered nurses who regularly practice ear irrigation. If possible, please bring an otoscope with you.

Course Objectives

Participants will have:-
1. An understanding of the basic anatomy and physiology of the ear
2. An understanding of the prevention of ear problems
3. A foundation of knowledge on which to base wax instrumentation and ear irrigation according to their own level of practice competence
4. A better understanding of people with hearing loss
5. Reflected on accountability & documentation in relation to ear care
6. Considered the patient with ear problems holistically
7. Thought about the future management of people with ear problems
8. Achieved competencies as documented in their handbook, consistent with their individual level of skill and knowledge

Course Programme

• Introduction and Aims for the Day
• A/P of the ear
• Coffee
• Theory of irrigation including equipment, contraindications, decontamination of equipment, procedure, documentation
• Common ear conditions
• Lunch
• Practical Workshops
• Quiz
• Hearing loss & Tinnitus
• Evaluation,
• Certificates and Conclusion

Trainer Profile

Zoe Rawles BN BSc Dip(Ear Care)

Lunch will be provided. If you have any special dietary requirements please contact us as soon as possible

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