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Vulnerable Patients - Adults

Vulnerable Patients - Adults

Vulnerable Patients - Adults

Industry Specialist
Industry Specialist
on behalf of Healthcare Learning

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Launch date: 01 Mar 2017
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Last updated: 07 Mar 2017

Reference: 169098

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This course is only available to trainees days after purchase. It would need to be repurchased by the trainee if not completed in the allotted time period. This course is no longer available. You will need to repurchase if you wish to take the course again.

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Safeguarding adults and children is a fundamental part of patient safety and wellbeing and is integral to compliance with legislation, regulations and delivering cost effective care within the healthcare system. In collaboration with some of the world's leading experts, this e-learning programme addresses  the role of dental professionals, other healthcare professionals, and carers in safeguarding the welfare of vulnerable adults.

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Course Objectives: This programme covers two main areas: Vulnerability and Signs of Abuse Raise awareness of the nature and scope of ‘vulnerability’ in the context of healthcare Enable dentists and DCPs to: recognise and identify a person who may be a victim of neglect or abuse (including behavioural indicators) identify and recognise the clinical maxillofacial and oral signs of neglect or abuse know what to do about it (whistleblowing/reporting). Oral Health Care Explain and illustrate the physical and social impact of poor oral health Highlight  the diverse and sometimes obscure reasons for specific oral health problems Enable dentists and DCPs  to provide oral health education to carers, ancillary workers, family and friends, including  practical help, support and guidance on oral health routines (general and specific).
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Industry Specialist
on behalf of Healthcare Learning

Healthcare Learning is an EdTech company and a leading provider of education for healthcare professionals around the world. For students just beginning their careers as undergraduates, to others undertaking postgraduate studies and beyond, we ensure all industry professionals have access to lifelong education. We work with leading universities and academic institutions to produce innovative, future-led education.

Over the years, nearly 900 students from more than 50 countries around the world have successfully graduated from one of our qualifications. In addition, over 30,000 professionals have come into contact with our CPD and every new dentist in the UK is now using our DFT portfolio to complete their foundation training. Whether you are taking the first steps into a career in healthcare or looking for a specialist programme to broaden your horizons, we provide education to support you in every step of your learning journey and ultimately, improve the care you deliver to your patients.

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