Verification of Expected Death for Registered Practitioners

This course is available for groups of Registered Nurses VIRTUALLY or ONSITE (duration 1.5 hours).

This course aims to equip Registered Nurses (RN) with the knowledge and skills to effectively verify an expected death in the community environment. This skill-set utilises Registered Practitioners knowledge and skills to benefit residents and their families. It helps to reduce unnecessary GP and paramedic call-outs. This course is suitable for Registered Practitioners who work in Nursing Homes and Care Homes.

Prices reflect number of attendees, course equipment/materials needed, travel and accommodation as required. Please contact us for more information.

 Course Content

  • Definition.
  • Certification of Death.
  • Legal aspects/English law.
  • Expected death.
  • Benefits.
  • Excluded patient.
  • Roles and Responsibilities.
  • Competency.
  • Cessation of Circulatory System.
  • Cessation of Respiratory System.
  • Cessation of Cerebral Function.
  • Documentation.