Vitamin B12 Injection Course

Vitamin B12 Injection Course
Cost: £ 350
Duration: 1 day
Requirements: Must check that you can obtain insurance through your chosen provider prior to booking

The course covers B12 deficiency, pernicious anaemia, diagnosis, treatment and management. It also covers signs and symptoms of anaemia. We review inclusion and exclusion criteria and the identification of appropriate patients. Delegates will get the opportunity to review practice with hands-on practical demonstrations of how to give injections correctly. We will cover administration techniques, where to give the injections and record keeping/documentation.


Course Content:

  • Role and responsibilities
  • Accountability guidelines and requirements
  • Pernicious anaemia and other macrocytic anaemia’s: an overview
  • B12 and autoimmune disorders
  • Risk factors
  • Causes of B12 deficiency
  • B12 injections and common side effects
  • Inclusion and exclusion criteria
  • Circumstances in which to obtain advice and or action
  • Could it be B12 Deficiency
  • Side effects and management including ADR’s
  • Anaphylaxis
  • At-risk groups
  • Contraindications and Precautions
  • Correct Administration and techniques including a practical session
  • Injection sites
  • Post-injectionAdvice
  • Communication with patients and families
  • Legal Issues including consent
  • Prescribing Issues – Patient Specific Directions
  • What to record
  • Storage
  • Disposal of injections/waste
  • Infection control
  • Patient safety
  • Needlestick injuries
  • Competence and supervised practice
  • PCT/Practice Documentation policy
  • Facts and Figures

Location:

Beauty Aesthetics

7 Market place,
Bicester,
Oxfordshire,
OX26 6AA

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