Current care in stroke (part 2)

The aim of this course is to further enhance and develop the knowledge & skills of health and social care staff working with people affected by stroke.

By the end of this course participants will have:

  • Examined and reflected on their knowledge and skills related to stroke
  • Built upon their knowledge and skills from the Current Care in Stroke Part 1 course (if applicable)
  • Identified areas where further learning is required
  • Identified areas in their own clinical practice where improvements / changes would be beneficial

Course Outline

Day 1 Day 2
  • Stroke Classification & Medical Treatments
  • NG, PEG & Enteral Feeding
  • Perceptual & Cognitive problems after Stroke
  • Physical Management of Stroke
  • Living with Aphasia
  • Sexuality & Stroke
  • Spiritual Care
  • Palliative Care & Stroke
  • A Carers Perspective after Stroke

Who can attend this course?

All health and social care staff in Fife who have some experience working with stroke patients and their carers or those who have attended the Current Care in Stroke Part 1 course.

Course dates and how to book

Go to our booking form and details page for current dates and details on how to book, or contact:

Joanne Graham
Stroke Education Facilitator for NHS Fife
Admin Block
Lynebank Hospital
Halbeath Road
Dunfermline
KY11 4UW

Tel: 01383 565379
Email: joanne.graham@nhs.net

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