Clinical training Do you have complex healthcare needs and would like your personal assistant to undertake clinical tasks? Independent Lives provides clinical training in your own home. We will work with you, your personal assistant or team of support workers, and a fully qualified community clinician trainer. This service is a Guardian Public Service Award winner. We offer clinical training in the following areas so your personal assistant can undertake these tasks, rather than a clinician: Tracheostomy care Respiratory care (observations, suctioning, oxygen support) Enteral feeding Elimination support (including suppositories if needed) We offer two options: Option 1 - your personal assistant/care support worker can attend the theory session at the classroom at Independent Lives and then the competency sign off is completed in the home/care setting. Option 2 - our health care trainer completes both the theory and competency sign off in the home/care setting. Please note: all materials are included in the price however, travel expenses and time are charged in addition to the prices listed below. Pricing Option 1. Health care theory - classroom £70 per person (plus VAT if applicable) Option 1. Health care sign off £100 per person (plus VAT if applicable) Option 2. Health care trainer rate – in the home £300 1 x person (2 Hrs) (plus VAT if applicable) £600 2 x people (4 Hrs) (plus VAT if applicable) How do I book clinical training? To book clinical healthcare training please fill in the referral form and email this back to us using the details beneath. Or contact Independent Lives directly: Email: [email protected] Phone: 01903 219482 (option 4) How can I fund the clinical training? Please contact us directly using the contact details listed above so we can discuss funding options with you in detail.