CALHN Nursing Education Courses
Metabolic Health and Biomedical Measurement Trainer Education Day
To provide an opportunity for nursing staff to acquire the requisite skills to become a metabolic health and biomedical measurement trainer and train fellow nursing and medical staff, in the SA Health – Mental Health, biomedical measurement technique.
This training will endeavour to:
> Outline the metabolic health and biomedical measurement trainer expectations
> Refine staff biomedical measurement assessment techniques
> Provide biomedical measurement assessment training techniques.
> Ensure contemporary practice and maintain practice competency and currency.
> Equip trainers to train and encourage staff to provide or arrange physical health assessments for consumers.
> Build a network with other trainers from across the LHN Mental Health Directorates.
> Discuss practical training tips.
> Understand the current statistical data for completion of physical health assessments in their LHN.
Eligibility / Entry Requirements
These sessions are open to anyone who is prepared to become a Metabolic Health and Biomedical Measurement Trainer, able to meet the trainer expectations and has completed the Introduction to Cardio-metabolic Syndrome online learning module which is mandatory prior to attendance at the training session.
Dates, Times and Location
Wednesday, 15 January 2020, 0900 – 1200
Wednesday, 15 January 2020, 1300 - 1600
Both sessions to be held at Glenside Health Service in the Administration and Learning Services Building.
Presenter and Convenor
Lisa Wilton ANC MH GP Shared Care, firstname.lastname@example.org