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Perform a range of oral health preventive procedures An oral health practitioner performs a range of oral health preventive procedures that involve working in a patient’s mouth. The role complements

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Enable people to participate in meaningful occupations and activities of everyday life An occupational therapist works with individuals with physical and mental health conditions, injury, learning disabilities, long-term conditions, palliative

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Give support, care and advice during pregnancy, labour and the postnatal period Employed by the NHS or within the private sector, shift work is common for a midwife, including working

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Test people’s hearing, advise on hearing care and, where necessary, supply and fit hearing aids and other communication devices A hearing aid dispenser works independently to test people’s hearing, advises

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Assess, diagnose and monitor the impact of jointly agreed treatment plans Dietitians are predominantly employed by the NHS and work in hospitals and in the community. You could also be

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Provide excellent patient care by obtaining images of high diagnostic quality using a range of complex imaging equipment A diagnostic radiographer provides excellent patient care by obtaining images of high

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Translate medical information from patient records in hospitals into alphanumeric codes Clinical coding is the process of translating medical information from patient records in hospitals, into alphanumeric codes. In this

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Provide high quality and compassionate care, responding to the needs of service users and carers As a paramedic, you’ll respond to 999 critical emergencies and traumatic situations, delivering high quality

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Provide high-quality and compassionate specialist health and social care for a range of people A senior healthcare support worker helps registered practitioners deliver healthcare services to people of all ages.

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