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HCA Induction


Royal Berkshire Library and Knowledge Service


2:00pm - 2:30pm

Introduction to the Library for HCAs

Participants to be aware of range of library services and resources

Care Certificate
This skills session is restricted to the following departments at Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust: Accident and Emergency, Acute Medical Unit, Anaesthetics, Audiology, Bereavement Services, Berkshire Cancer Centre, Breast Surgery, Cardiology, Children's Clinic, Clinical Education and Practice Development, Colorectal Surgery, Community Midwifery, Day Surgery, Dermatology, Diabetes and Endocrinology, Dieticians, Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT), Elderly Care, Endoscopy, Finance, Gastroenterology, General Surgery, Infection Prevention and Control, Information Governance, Intensive Care Unit, Kempton Day Bed Unit, Legal Services, Library, Maternity, Neurological Rehabilitation, Neurology, Occupational Health, Occupational Therapy, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Orthodontics, Orthoptics, Orthotics, Paediatric neurodisability, Paediatrics, Palliative Care, Pathology, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Plastic Surgery, Practice Educators, Quality Governance, Radiology, Radiotherapy, Recovery Rooms, Renal Services, Research and Development, Respiratory, Rheumatology, Sexual Health, Special Care Baby Unit, Stomatherapy, Stroke Unit, Trauma and Orthopaedics, Upper GI Surgery, Urology, Vascular Surgery, Volunteers, Workforce and Organisational Development.This skills session is restricted to the following jobs:
The following job roles in the group Additional Clinical Services:
ACS Associate Practitioner
ACS Counsellor
ACS Health Care Assistant
ACS Health/Education Advisor
ACS Occupational Therapy Assistant
ACS Phlebotomist
ACS Physician Assistant
ACS Physiotherapy Assistant
ACS Play Specialist
ACS Pre-reg Pharmacist
ACS Rehabilition Assistant
ACS Support Worker (Health)
ACS Trainee Practitioner
Additional Clinical Services (General)
Admin and Clerical
The following job roles in the group Allied Health Professionals:
AHP Audiologist
AHP Chiropodist/Podiatrist
AHP Dietician/Nutritionist
AHP Occupational Therapist
AHP Orthoptist/Optometrist
AHP Paramedic
AHP Physiotherapist
AHP Radiographer
AHP Speech & Language Therapist
Allied Health Professionals (General)
Estates and Ancillary
Healthcare Scientists
Medical and Dental
The following job roles in the group Nursing and Midwifery:
N&M Advanced Practitioner
N&M Community Nurse
N&M Community Practitioner
N&M Director of Nursing
N&M Health Visitor
N&M Midwife
N&M Midwife Consultant
N&M Midwife Manager
N&M Midwife Specialist Practitioner
N&M Military Nurse
N&M Modern Matron
N&M Nurse Consultant
N&M Nurse Manager
N&M Sister/Charge Nurse
N&M Specialist Nurse Practitioner
N&M Staff Nurse
Nursing and Midwifery (General)
The following job roles in the group Professional, Scientific and Technical:
APST Chaplain
APST Clinical Psychologist
APST Laboratory Technician
APST Lecturer/Teacher
APST Pharmacist
APST Psychotherapist
APST Social Worker
APST Youth Worker
Professional, Scientific and Technical (General)
The following job roles in the group Student:
Student (General)
Student, AHP
Student, Medical
Student, Midwifery
Student, Military
Student, Nursing
Student, Physician Associate
Student, Radiography
Student, Scientific & Technical