HF Foundation course

An understanding of the patient safety issues involved with human fallibility
Practical tools for leadership of the patient care team
Handovers – avoiding the threats to safe handovers
Communication skills aimed at levelling the unnecessary hierarchy
Assertiveness skills
Avoiding interruptions and distractions
Effective decision making
Tools to help avoid and trap misdiagnosis and delayed diagnosis
Briefing the team to gain optimal high quality efficient work distribution
Debriefing the team to capture the first hand learning