British Journal of Healthcare Assistants

Archived since June 2014

95 issues

British Journal of Healthcare Assistants (BJHCA) supports the career development of healthcare assistants (HCAs) and assistant practitioners (APs). BJHCA helps to meet the learning outcomes of the Quality and Credit Framework diploma qualifications.

Subscribe to British Journal of Healthcare Assistants for: • Peer-reviewed clinical articles designed to aid your development • Key articles to assist your education and training. BJHCA highlights appropriate training courses and provides in-depth information about future learning and understanding in important areas of practice • Essential up-to-date information on concerns facing HCAs and APs in the workplace • Expert discussion on clinical and professional issues, including articles on the different roles available to HCAs and APs, as well as patient case studies

Improve your knowledge and skills in all areas of practice for all HCAs and APs. Raise your awareness of best practice with highly practical examples, and articles that are packed full of information specifically designed to keep you up-to-date in all the essential topics relevant to healthcare.

Latest issue

The June 2022 British Journal of Healthcare Assistants (BJHCA) was published 11 June 2022. The cover story, by Fatma Ferridge, is on the fire of learning within—the Higher Development Award. In the clinical section, Ian Peate discusses gastroenteritis, a common intestinal infection. Chris Barber’s 59th article on rare health conditions considers arthritis, palindromic rheumatism, Felty’s syndrome and adult‑onset Still’s disease. In the professional section, Angela Grainger writes the first of two articles on evidence-based practice. Antony Arthur and ten colleagues ask, Can health-care assistant training improve the relational care of older people? In the health matters section, Sarah Jane Palmer muses on psychological methods for the management of pain. The Royal College of Midwives calls for an end to racism in the NHS. On the Last Page: the Royal College of Nursing issues a warning to stay safe, but reduce unnecessary glove use.

Subjects: Business And Professional, Healthcare, Medical Career

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British Journal of Healthcare Assistants (BJHCA) supports the career development of healthcare assistants (HCAs) and assistant practitioners (APs). BJHCA helps to meet the learning outcomes of the Quality and Credit Framework diploma qualifications.

Subscribe to British Journal of Healthcare Assistants for: • Peer-reviewed clinical articles designed to aid your development • Key articles to assist your education and training. BJHCA highlights appropriate training courses and provides in-depth information about future learning and understanding in important areas of practice • Essential up-to-date information on concerns facing HCAs and APs in the workplace • Expert discussion on clinical and professional issues, including articles on the different roles available to HCAs and APs, as well as patient case studies

Improve your knowledge and skills in all areas of practice for all HCAs and APs. Raise your awareness of best practice with highly practical examples, and articles that are packed full of information specifically designed to keep you up-to-date in all the essential topics relevant to healthcare.

  • First Issue: June 2014
  • Latest Issue: June 2022
  • Issue Count: 95
  • Published: Monthly