British Journal of Healthcare Assistants

Archived since June 2014

84 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 July 2021 British Journal of Healthcare Assistants (BJHCA) was published 11 July. The cover story, by Ian Peate, continues his anatomy and physiology series by looking at human reproductive systems: source of life.

Chris Barber’s article on rare health conditions considers foetal valproate syndrome, familial amyloidosis and Dubin-Johnson syndrome.

In the professional section, Sarah Jane Palmer introduces the new support role of the doctors’ assistant. Andrew Dainty and colleagues write about the experience of four early trainee nursing associates. James Rycroft looks at recruitment in the care sector, while David Stonehouse underlines the importance of the hospital playroom.

In the health matters section, Alan Glasper explores the thorny question of mandatory COVID -19 vaccination for frontline care home staff. The editor writes about Japan and COVID-19.

On the Last page: MPs blame NHS stress and burnout on staff shortages.

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: July 2021
  • Issue Count: 84
  • Published: Monthly

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