Iain Bolton – Well Handled Ltd
Thursday 1 December 2016 (9:30am to 3:00pm)
Delegate places £60 (plus VAT)
‘The obese population in the UK is growing and this group are considerably over-represented in their use of health and social care services’. – Health & Safety Executive.
The challenges and complexities of caring for the obese population are increasing and the risks to staff caring for this group of patients and service users are becoming ever greater.
The course will examine the legislation surrounding manual handling of the bariatric person, the importance of appropriate risk assessment and provide practical help and ideas of how to handle and work with the larger client both in terms of safer principles of handling, effective equipment choice and use and encouragement of independence.
To find out more about the courses and access a booking form please click on the following link: Bariatric Moving & Handling Training Day.