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Buccal Midazolam (including Epilepsy awareness)

Buccal Midazolam (including Epilepsy awareness)
On: 
19th March 2019
10:00am to 2:00pm
Organiser: 
The Avalon Group
Address: 

The Avalon Group, 17 Clifton Moor Business Village, James Nicholson Link, York, YO30 4XG

Description: 

AIM - To understand the various form of epilepsy, diagnostic methods, emergency first aid treatment and the administration of emergency rescue medication buccal midazolam 

OBJECTIVES – By the end of the course participants will: 
Understand the nature and incidence of epilepsy 
Be familiar with the various forms of epilepsy and their clinical features 
Be able to explain the range of treatments available for this condition 
Understand seizure management including how to administer first aid following seizure 
Be familiar with Epilepsy Management Plans 
Be able to administer Buccal Midazolam using a simulator (following Joint Epilepsy Council Guidance), this includes a Competency Assessment of staff

*This training can also include administration of Rectal Diazepam, if this is required please request at the time of booking.

Cost: £35.00. The trainer is a professional nurse educator with excellent clinical and teaching skills.
For further information and place availability please contact Jo Heywood at Avalon on 01423 530 053 or e-mail joheywood@avalongroup.org.uk

 

 

 

Phone: 
01423 530 053