Clinical Competencies for Non-Registered Practitioners (Bands 2-4)

 

 

Non-Registered Practitioners (Bands 2-4)  Clinical Competency Framework

 

 

Competency

 

1

Assessment

 

1.1

Domestic Activities of Daily Living

 

1.2

Balance and Gait Assessment

 

1.3

Blood Glucose Monitoring

 

1.4

Physiological Assessment (Adult Track and Trigger Tool) and SBARD

Physiological Observations Chart NEWS2 Tool and SBARD

 

1.5

Falls prevention ward based (Band 3, 4)

Falls prevention community based (Band 3, 4)

 

1.6

Assessment of patient /client (Band 4)

 

1.7

Mental Capacity Assessment

 

1.8

Mobility Assessment

 

1.9

Pain Assessment

 

1.10

Physiological observations

 

1.11

Psychological / Social Assessment

 

1.12

Venous Thromboembolism

 

1.13                

Risk Assessment (Mental Health) (Draft)

 

1.14

Holistic Assessment

 

2

Communication

 

2.1

Communication (Band 2-4)

 

2.2

Core Record Keeping  

3

Diabetes

 

3.1

General principles: Management of Type 1 and 2 and complications

 

4

Drug Administration

 

4.1

Medication Administration (Band 4) – Under Review

 

4.2

Insulin Administration               

 

4.3

Competencies for Administration of LMWH by Non-Registered and Paid Carers to Adults  

5

Elimination

 

5.1

Digital Rectal Examination and Digital Removal of Faeces

 

5.2

Continence assessment

 

5.3

Stoma care

 

5.4

Urinary Catheter Care Clinical Competencies

 

6

End of Life Care

 

6.1

End of Life Core Competencies  

 

7

Equipment

 

7.1

Medical devices

 

7.2

Standard equipment (personal care)

 

8

Infection Prevention

 

8.1

Aseptic Technique and Clean Technique Procedure

 

8.2

Infection control

 

8.3

Isolation

 

10

Nutritional Support

 

10.1

Nutrition: Malnutrition and MUST assessment

 

11

Other

 

11.1

Discharge Planning – under review

 

11.2

Ear irrigation

 

12

Physical Care

 

12.1

Personal hygiene

 

13

Respiratory Therapy

 

13.1

Oxygen therapy

 

13.3

Respiratory care (Band 4)

 

14

Venesection

 

14.2

Phlebotomy

 

15

Wound Management

 

15.1

Pressure Ulcer Prevention Core Competencies

Pressure Ulcer Prevention Intermediate Competencies

 

15.2

Compression Bandaging (Band 4)

 

15.3

Doppler assessment (Band 4)

 

15.4

Well leg             

 

15.5

 Wound Dressing (Patients Home) Clinical Competencies