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Verification of Expected Death

 

SUMMARY

To develop the skills required in determining expected death and to fully understand legal requirements of ‘Recording a Fact of Death’.

Appropriate for registered nurses only.

 

COURSE CONTENT
  • Clinical examination following suspected death including the examination of the fundi, Pupils and chest.

  • Exclusion of possible foul play including the examination of the neck for bruising, the eyes for petechiae and a complete body assessment.

  • Legal and Professional responsibility

  • Recording a fact of Death correctly

  • Breaking bad news: Communication with the bereaved relatives

 

 

DETAILS

This one day training session costs £99 plus VAT dlegate number may vary depending on venue.

The costs are inclusive of trainer, travel, equipment, certificates, copy of the signed attendance sheet and any handouts.

The course administrator will be responsible for arranging venue and refreshments.

 

TO BOOK

Please complete a booking form and send to ecch.trainingadmin@nhs.net or enquiries to 01502 445300 / 01502 445315.