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General Duty Assistant (GDA) SYLLABUS (1Year)

Syllabus

Definition OF Hospital

Syllabus

  1. Explain various departments and their functions in the hospital
  1. EQUIPMENT LIST At Hospital
  1. CLEAN MEDICAL EQUIPMENT UNDER SUPERVISION OF NURSE
  1. Understanding body mechanics
  1. Basic human anatomy & physiology
  1. Administering drugs as per prescriptions Daily care of a patient Patient handling, lifting, and transferring Emergency first aid and CPR
  1. Special skin care for radiotherapy and pressure sores
  1. Understanding hospitals & the healthcare system
  1. Differentiate Between the IPD and the OPD 
  1. ASSIST NURSE IN BATHING THE PATIENT 
  1. ASSIST NURSE IN GROOMING THE PATIENT 
  1. ASSIST PATIENT IN DRESSING-UP 
  1. Injection 
  1. Bed making 
  1. Nutrition and hydration
  1. SUPPORT INDIVIDUALS TO EAT AND DRINK 
  1. ASSIST PATIENT IN MAINTAINING NORMAL ELIMINATION
  1. TRANSFERRING PATIENT WITHIN THE HOSPITAL
  1. Explain the role of GDA while transferring samples / medicines /documents of the patient
  1. Routine in-patient activities
  1. Positioning/transferring /mobility of patients
  1. Observing, reporting and documentation
  1. PREVENT AND CONTROL INFECTION 
  1. CHANGING AND TRANSPORTING LAUNDRY/ LINEN ON THE FLOOR 
  1. ASSIST NURSE IN PERFORMING PROCEDURES AS INSTRUCTED IN THE CARE PLAN .
  1. ASSIST NURSE IN OBSERVING AND REPORTING CHANGE IN PATIENT CONDITION
  1. ASSIST NURSE IN MEASURING PATIENT PARAMETERS ACCURATELY RESPOND TO PATIENT’S CALL 
  1. TRANSPORT PATIENT SAMPLES, DRUGS, PATIENT DOCUMENTS AND MANAGE 
  1. CARRY OUT LAST OFFICE (DEATH CARE)
  1. FOLLOW BIOMEDICAL WASTE DISPOSAL PROTOCOLS 
  1. CONTRIBUTORS TO DRAFTING AND REVIEW OF SKILL BASED CURRICULA 
  1. REFERENCES:
  1. Caring for the visually impaired
  1. Basic nursing skills 
  1.  Fall prevention care and restraints
  1. General health & hygiene 
  1. Role of a patient care assistant 
  1.  Ensure patient safety while carrying out procedures 
  1. Transfer patient samples and documents within the hospital 
  1. Promote safety and apply usage of personal protective equipment
  1. Explain the standard hierarchy of healthcare professionals in a healthcare facility 
  1. Preventing patient injury 
  1. Soft skills and communication