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This session is aimed at nurses new to undertaking blood result reviews. It will cover what tests are appropriate in primary care according to the evidence, safety issues for the patient and staff member, common blood test requests and optimal results, how to manage those outside of optimal ranges.

*To apply please make a note of the course delivery dates, click on apply now and choose the application link for the correct starting month.*

The session will include case scenarios to illustrate practice application. Topics covered include;

  • When are blood tests necessary?
  • Profiles of common blood tests:
    - FBC
    - HB
    - anaemia
    - platelets
    - WCC
    - ferritin
    - B12 & folate
    - coagulation screens
    - HbA1c
    - glucose
    - U&E
    - eGFR
    - AKI
    - LFTs
    - CRP
    - ESR
    - bone profile
    - lipid profiles
    - TFTs
    - tumour markers

If you have any questions or queries about this masterclass please contact us via email at NSBackOffice@northumbria.ac.uk or call (0191) 4060901.

Course Information

Award Type Certificate of Attendance

Delivery Method TBC depending on government guidance

Start 16th September 2021

Duration
One Day Masterclass

Sector
Health, Sport and Social Care

  • Registered nurses
  • Registered nursing associates
  • Registered midwives

Promote high quality, specialist training that is consistent with national policy recommendations and programme requirements.

£100 open to self funders or employer payment

If you have any questions or queries about this module please contact us via email at NSBackOffice@northumbria.ac.uk or call (0191) 4060901.

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