British Journal of Healthcare Assistants

Archived since June 2014

90 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 January 2022 British Journal of Healthcare Assistants (BJHCA) was published 11 January 2022. The cover story, by Linda Nazarko, is about the prevention and treatment of type 2 diabetes.

Chris Barber’s 54th article on rare health conditions considers arthrogryposis multiplex congenita, Edwards syndrome, and offering spiritual support. Ian Peate discusses food allergy—care and management.

In the professional section, Ian Kessler and colleagues conclude their groundbreaking article, The healthcare support worker career development agenda in NHS England: the employee voice. Oladayo Bifarin and David Stonehouse ask: justice, what is it and how can you ensure your patients receive it? As a new year opens, Angela Grainger looks at planning for promotion.

In the health matters section, Sarah Jane Palmer, after suffering care for a severe injury, muses on the language of kindness.

On the Last Page: the Society of Occupational Medicine reviews returning safely to work after long COVID.

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: January 2022
  • Issue Count: 90
  • Published: Monthly