Human Factors Initial Training:
This is the second day of the SCReaM Human Factor Initial Training and is open to all theatre healthcare workers who wish to complete their initial training and have completed Initial Training: Day 1 or attended the original SCReaM training day prior to 2017.
The SCReaM Theatre Human Factor Initial training programme is suitable for all theatre healthcare workers including Surgeons, Anaesthetists, Trainees, ODPs, Scrub Nurses, Recovery Nurses, Theatre HCAs and Theatre Managers. Initial HF Training Day 2 can be attended within 48 hours of Initial HF Training Day 1 or split over a 12-18 month period . On completion of the initial training, as in aviation, a day of Recurrent Refresher Training is available to provide further training and an update every 2-3 years.
Initial Training Day 2 Course Objectives include:
Brief Revision of day 1 modules
Situational Awareness: definition and strategies for improved performance
Organisation Safety Culture: values and pitfalls, perceived safety culture, the medical error epidemic, reporting and feedback
Decision Making: process awareness, pitfalls, and tools to make better decisions
Leadership and Teamwork: defining, characteristics, and the development of skills in high performing teams