Introduction to Ear Care for Practice Nurses - 17th March 2022, 9.30am to 3.30pm
This study day is designed for nurses with no experience in ear
irrigation and Instrumentation.
At the end of the study day the learners should:
Have a theoretical knowledge of the anatomy and physiology of the ear.
Be able to recognise various conditions that can affect the ear and know how to treat them and advise on prevention
Be able to carry out holistic assessments and plan an appropriate plan of care for patients.
Demonstrate correct use of equipment, including decontamination
Demonstrate correct and safe technique when carrying out:
Otoscopy - within the group
Instrumentation/ irrigation - on an educational model
If you have any questions please contact the team at firstname.lastname@example.org
Plymouth Science Park
Unit 1, 5 Research Way,
Turn off from the main Derriford Road and turn left into the Main Car Park which is the second turning on the left.
If you let us have your registration number prior to arriving you can just park in the Visitors car park we can register this for you on the system. Or you can also request a parking permit from us to print out and put in your car. You can then just park and make your way down to our building as indicated which is the first building on the left just off the roundabout. If you have not sent in your registration prior to arriving then come to our reception and we will give you a parking permit to put in your car.
When you get to the front door of our building please press 1 then the bell sign and we will buzz you in. Go through the doors to the left of the lift then take the next corridor on your right and go to the reception desk to sign in.