Growth Monitoring Update for Public Health Nursing
To update practitioners with an overview of the WHO-UK growth charts and growth monitoring to support the delivery of the Healthy Child Health Future programme (2010) and the Regional Guidance and Standards for Community Nurses & Midwives on the DHSSPS Child Measurement Programme (2015)
- To review the features of the UK-WHO growth charts.
- To review best practice recommendations in measuring technique, plotting/recording and interpretation of centile findings.
- To identify their role within the delivery of the standards of the regional measurement programme to promote the health and wellbeing of the child.
SCPHN B6 HV & SN ,B5, Clinical Lead and FNP staff
Lecture, discussion & simulated practice
Please note you will be informed in advance if there is a direct cost to you or your organisation for your attendance at this programme.
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