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Dental & doctors surgeries emergency medical training

Dental & Doctors Surgeries Emergency Medical Training - 1 Day

Our Dental & Doctors Surgeries Emergency Medical Training courses are designed for both clinical and non clinical staff. The courses use the most up to date guidelines from the Resuscitation Council and fulfils the requirements from the General Dental Council ( GDC ), British Dental Association ( BDA )  & General Medical Council.( GMC ). Within the Resuscitation Council guidelines it states: Medical emergencies can happen at any time in dental practices. If you employ, manage or lead a team you must make sure that:

    •    There are arrangements for a least two people to be available to deal with medical emergencies when treatment is planned to take place. 

    •    All members of staff, not just the registered team members know their role if a patient collapses or there is another kind of medical emergency.

    •    All members of staff who might be involved in dealing with a medical emergency are trained and prepared to deal with such an emergency at anytime and practice together regularly in a simulated emergency so they know exactly what to do.

Our dental and doctors surgeries emergency medical training course provides the delegate with the knowledge to deal with an incident or accident within the surgery. The Resuscitation Council (UK) says that: "Staff should undergo regular training in the management of medical emergencies to the level appropriate to their expected clinical responsibilities". 

Our course includes as standard the following subjects: Dealing with a collapse, The ABCDE approach, basic airway adjuncts management, CPR , role of Oxygen management in CPR , choking, common medical emergencies and the recovery position. The course can be tailored to suit your needs and as add ons to the subjects above we can also provide training in advance airway management, defibrillation, anaphylaxis, use of a bag valve mask amongst other things.

The Resuscitation Council recommends that yearly updates are undertaken as clinicians are required to have CPR updates every 18 months and non clinicians every 3 years. 

Medical Emergency Response Team - 3 Day Course

This course has been designed for persons wanting to know more about medical conditions and how to deal with them in an emergency and also people that have a responsibility in their workplace that requires a higher level then first aid at work or that could deal with multiple accidents resulting in serious injuries..

This course is taught over three days either at your location or at our training centre in Thanet. The course is non regulated but is certificated through ourselves. The course is fully up to date with all the latest guidelines from the Resuscitation Council (UK) and the HSE .

Due to the advanced nature of this course we require all delegates to have a First Aid at Work certificate when undertaking this course. 

The course contains include: Allergic reaction, asthma, bleeding (minor and severe), burns, bone muscle and joint injuries, patient movements, chest pains and heart attack, choking (adult, child and baby)  CPR (adult, child and baby), eye injuries, fainting, head injuries, low blood sugar, poisons, primary survey, risk sssessment, spinal injuries, shock, secondary survey, seizures (adult), sprains and strains, scene safety, stroke, triage, team approach and management and an unconscious casualty