Update Courses

Interpretation of blood results

This excellent online course delivered by Dr Rohit Sharma is packed with information about when and why taking the appropriate blood tests is important as well as what they can tell you about the patient and what they do not.

Using case studies and covering the most common tests and results you will learn how blood requests and interpretation can contribute to the diagnosis or management of the patient.

Keeping Good Clinical Records

If it isn’t written it didn’t happen!

Keeping good clinical records can help protect you and keep the patient safe. This short course includes the importance and legalities of good documentation, documenting a consultation effectively.

The importance of safety netting. Examples where patient care has suffered through poor documentation.

Childhood Immunisations Update

This is an update for those nurses who give Childhood Vaccinations in General Practice.

It is necessary to have had the 2-day core training previously.

The course will act as a refresher as well as looking at New Developments, programmes and guidelines considering challenges as a result of Covid-19.

This is an interactive course with an assessment with an online questionnaire generating a certificate.

Seasonal Immunisations

This is an update for those nurses who give immunisations such as influenza, Shingles and pneumonia in Primary Care.

It is necessary to have undertaken previous training i.e. 2-day core training- minimum Standards for administering Immunisations.

The course will act as a refresher as well as looking at New Developments, programmes and guidelines considering challenges as a result of Covid-19

This is an interactive course with an assessment with an online questionnaire generating a certificate.

Travel Health

This is an update for those who have patients going abroad and who need travel advice and Immunisations.

We will travel to a few destinations with various people – both with no previous Health Problems, those who develop problems whilst they are away and those who have long term conditions.

The course will act as a refresher as well as looking at New Developments, programmes and guidelines.

It will include the challenges associated with Covid-19.

This is an interactive course with an assessment with an online questionnaire generating a certificate.

Non- Medical Prescribing update

This is an update for those nurses who are non–medical prescribers in Primary Care.

The course will be a refresher to keep us and the patient safe as well as looking at New Developments, programmes and guidelines considering challenges as a result of Covid-19 and the legalities of prescribing as a result of remote consultations.

We recognise that there are a lot of changes and challenges for non-medical Prescribers at the moment and this interactive session will not only provide information but also peer support.

This is an interactive course with an assessment with an online questionnaire generating a certificate.

Venepuncture

This is an update for Healthcare workers registered and non-registered who carry out venepuncture (phlebotomy).

It is necessary to have had initial basic training previously.

The course will act as a refresher as well as looking at New Developments, programmes and guidelines considering challenges as a result of Covid-19

This is an interactive online course with an assessment with an online questionnaire generating a certificate.