ONLINE – Achieving Accuracy: BP Measurement (Health Professionals, Medics)

R750.00

Improve your blood pressure measurement skills with the new Achieving Accuracy: BP Measurement e-Learning module co-developed by the American Heart Association and the American Medical Association.

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Achieving Accuracy: BP Measurement

Re-training is an important aspect of ensuring health care professionals measure blood pressure (BP) accurately and consistently every time. Guidelines recommend healthcare professionals periodically re-train on BP measurement techniques, as high BP is a leading risk factor for heart attacks and strokes.
To address gaps and improve patient care, the AHA and the American Medical Association have collaborated to develop a new eLearning competency training module focused on ensuring that every health care professional measures BP accurately and consistently every time.

Is intended for:

  • Physicians
  • Nurses
  • Physician assistants
  • Allied health staff
  • Pharmacists

30-minute eLearning course

  • Reinforces guideline recommended BP measurement techniques
  • Simulates proper BP measurement using a manual, semi-automated, or automated device
  • Boosts competency and confidence in BP measurement reading across the care team
  • Provides 0.5 Continuing Education (CE) credit
  • Improve your blood pressure measurement skills with the new Achieving Accuracy: BP Measurement e-
  • Learning module co-developed by the American Heart Association and the American Medical Association.
  • High-quality patient care is the top priority for healthcare professionals (HCPs), and re-training is vital to improving accuracy in blood pressure (BP) measurement. High BP is a leading risk factor for heart attacks and strokes. Identifying and treating High BP is key to improving patients’ cardiovascular health.
  • Guidelines recommend all HCPs should periodically re-train on BP measurement techniques to ensure you consistently measure BP accurately every time.

This course:

  • Reinforces your knowledge on guideline recommended BP measurement techniques
  • Teaches 5 essential steps to accurately measure and record BP using a manual, semi-automated, or automated device

“All relevant course details will be emailed to you once booking is confirmed.”