Health care

SAFHY project aligns and enriches two curricula and produces cross-border, multilingual digital learning material for students in vocational education and training as well as workers in Health Care services.

Curricula and modules

Care worker, Professional standard EQF level 4 (EST):

  • Care worker activities
  • Practical training

Vocational Qualification in Social and Health Care, Practical Nurse (FIN):

  • Nursing and care
  • Specialization in Nursing care: Clinical Nursing

We are comparing two curricula, Estonian and Finnish, and developing digital learning material based on common practices as well as evidence based knowledge and practices. Aligning curricula is a process lasting through the project duration.

SAFHY digital learning material includes for example text, audio files, photos, videos and learning tests. In addition a professional vocabulary is developed. All material is available in Estonian, Finnish, Russian and English, a single click enables to change the language.

We have already developed teaching/learning material of

  • Hand hygiene
    • Hand wash
    • Hand disinfection
  • Cleaning and disinfection of patient bed
  • Cleaning and disinfection of care supplies, instruments and medical equipments
  • Waste management at hospital

During the second six months period we will develop teaching/learning material of

  • Basic knowledge of hygiene (including the following)
    • Background and current situation
    • Concepts (including a video of contamination)
    • Transmission routes
    • Usual precautions
    • Microbes
    • Health care associated infections
    • Isolation categories
  • Oral hygiene
  • Washing and disinfection of shower bath trolley
  • Hygiene practices with urine bags
  • Hygiene practices with stoma
  • Making hospital bed (includes e.g. removing dirty laundry, changing clean laundry)
  • Trolley preparations
  • Linen folding at hospital