Essential Knowledge and Skills for Healthcare Assistants (Paperback)

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Essential Knowledge and Skills for Healthcare Assistants (Paperback)

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Covering all the essential components of healthcare assistant and assistant practitioner roles, Essential Knowledge and Skills for Healthcare Assistants is a practical and comprehensive text designed to equip you with the necessary clinical skills for your profession. This book:

Equips you with the knowledge to provide the safest and most effective patient care possible

Provides evidence-based guidelines to ensure best practice that is matched to the National Occupational Standards

Supplies comprehensive coverage of both primary and secondary care settings with an emphasis on the role in primary care

Includes information on accountability, communication skills, confidentiality and reflection

Uses a light-hearted and accessible style, with definitions, case studies and activities to aid understanding

Includes a Foreword written by Tanis Hand, HCA adviser at the Royal College of Nursing

This is an indispensable guide for all those training as healthcare assistants and assistant practitioners, as well as a useful reference for students embarking on a degree in nursing or health and social care.

Zoe Rawles is a freelance nurse practitioner and healthcare trainer for HealthTrain in Wales, UK
Product Details ISBN: 9781444169232
ISBN-10: 1444169238
Publisher: Routledge
Publication Date: January 31st, 2014
Pages: 182
Language: English