HCA Advanced Clinical Programme 2017/2018

Day One

  1.  An introduction to NHS Health Checks
  2. Checklist- New Patient Health Check
  3. Structure of the NHS
  4. Dementia Hand-outs
  5. Introduction to the 6 Cs
  6. New Patient Health Check- Presentation
  7. Quality Care and the Role of the HCA
  8. Tests and Observations

Day Two

  1. Consultation Skills and Motivational Interviewing
  2. Confidentiality, Consent and record keeping
  3. Chaperones, Advocates and Interpreters
  4. Infection Control
  5. Medico Legal Aspects

Day Three

  1.  Introduction to Diabetes
  2. Diabetes Care Package
  3. Managing Emergencies in General Practice

Day Four

  1. Healthy Eating for HCAs
  2. Maintaining the Cold Chain And Fridge Monitoring
  3. Managing Emergencies in general Practice
  4. NHS Cancer Screening
  5. Reducing Risk if Heart Disease


Flu update training for HCA's

  1. Accountability and Delegation
  2. Injection techniques
  3. The cold chain
  4. Video Clips

HCA Advanced Clinical Programme 2016/17

Day One

  1.  Introduction to the 6 Cs
  2. Introduction to the NHS Health Checks
  3. Quality care and the role of the HCA

Day Two

  1. Consultation Skills and Motivational Interviewing
  2. Confidentiality, Consent and record keeping
  3. Chaperones, Advocates and Interpreters
  4. Infection Control
  5. Marinating the Cold Chain and Fridge Monitoring
  6. Medico Legal Aspects

Day Three

  1. An introduction to Diabetes
  2. Diabetes Care package
  3. Diabetes Quiz and Answers
  4. Diabetic Foot Examination
  5. Referring patients to other services

Day Four

  1. Maintaining the Cold Chain and Monitoring and Fridge Monitoring
  2. NHS cancer Screening in England
  3. Managing Emergencies in General Practice
  4. Check List for Explaining Bowel Screening

Day Five

  1. Asthma and COPD
  2. Peak Flow Chart
  3. Recording Blood Pressure Reading
  4. Resources to Support patients in Tower Hamlets
  5. Stopping Smoking the Role of the HCA
  6. Team Work HCA programme