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Prevention and Treatment Relating to Coronavirus Pandemic

This programme contains e-learning courses relating to the prevention and treatment relating to the Coronavirus pandemic.  In addition, useful links are included to other sources of information from the NHS and the UK Government.

External web link - https://portal.e-lfh.org.uk/Catalogue/Index?HierarchyId=0_45016&programmeId=45016

COVID-19: Tackling the Novel Coronavirus

Find out more about coronavirus and explore its worldwide implications.

The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine has worked with Future Learn to develop a new free to access online learning programme on COVID-19. 
Please refer to the link if anyone is interested in how we should respond to the outbreak.

The course is free for 5 weeks and starts on the 23 March 2020.

External web link - https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/covid19-novel-coronavirus

The identification and management of Sepsis in Primary Care - e-learning module

Identifying and managing sepsis in primary care is an important measure in reducing deaths.

“THINK SEPSIS” is a Health Education England programme aimed at improving the diagnosis and management of those with sepsis. The learning materials that are available on this website support the early identification and management of sepsis.

This website has a film and a wide range of learning materials for primary care, secondary care and pediatrics.

External web link - https://www.e-lfh.org.uk/programmes/sepsis/

Sepsis and NEWS: supporting the primary care team

HEE Webinar on March 17, 2020 at 13.00

This webinar explores primary care as a system leader for the prevention and early identification of sepsis and the deteriorating patient. We will also share updates on HEE’s education and learning opportunities on sepsis and deterioration.

This webinar is of interest to:

  • multi-disciplinary teams in primary care settings, including GPs, General Practice Nurses (GPN), physician associates, Allied Health Professionals and support staff
  • sepsis leads in clinical settings
  • health protection leads in public health settings.

This is your chance to see what is new, ask questions of national experts and hear what best practice looks like in in this important area for patient safety. The webinar starts on 17th March 2020 from 13.00. Please register through the link. 

External web link - https://londonvideo.clickmeeting.com/115914737/register

Target Ovarian Cancer Free Online Learning Modules

Free online learning modules

GPs have an essential role in the early diagnosis of ovarian cancer. Target Ovarian free online learning and training modules will help you stay up-to-date on the latest ovarian cancer information.

Target Ovarian Cancer provides a range of resources and information for GPs.

External web link - https://www.targetovariancancer.org.uk/health-professionals/gps/get-trained

Free Cancer Learning Resources

Self-directed and bite-size learning

Cancer Research UK has produced a range of free high-quality evidence-based bite-sized resources produced for GPs and healthcare professionals.

External web link - http://cruk.org/hponlinelearning

Dementia Training Videos for Primary Care

Dementia GP Training Video

The South West Mental Health Clinical Network have produced a series of short training videos, aimed at GPs, on dementia. The purpose of these videos is to upskill and build upon existing knowledge of dementia to provide confidence to those involved in supporting patients who may be concerned, going through tests or for those who have been diagnosed with dementia.

These videos are presented by Dr Peter Bagshaw, a GP based in Somerset who is also the Clinical Lead for Dementia for the South West Mental Health Clinical Network and the Clinical Lead for Mental Health and Dementia at Somerset CCG. As a GP for over 30 years, Dr Bagshaw is passionate about improving dementia care and in the past has led service redesigns for dementia alongside sitting on the national Improvement and Assessment Framework dementia expert panel.

External web link - https://www.england.nhs.uk/south/south-west-clinical-network/our-networks/mental-health-network/clinicians-professionals/south-west-clinical-network-our-networks-mental-health-network-clinicians-professionals/

Vulval cancer training resource

Free downloadable resources

Eve Appeal have launched a training resource for community and GP nurses as well as other healthcare professionals on vulval cancer and vulval diseases.

This resource will help healthcare professionals feel more confident carrying out examinations and knowing what to look out for with various vulval diseases and vulval cancer, helping facilitate the prevention and earlier diagnosis of vulval cancer.

The resource will also help healthcare professionals with supporting and caring for their patients who have been diagnosed with vulval cancer.

External web link - http://eveappeal.org.uk/gynaecological-cancers/training-resources-for-gp-and-community-nurses/

Hypertension upskilling learning module

New upskilling module available via E-learning for Healthcare 

This 45 minute on-line upskilling learning module incorporates up to date guidelines and evidence based aims specifically addressing the needs for front-line primary care in the diagnosis and management of hypertension and CVD risk including familial hypercholesterolaemia, atrial fibrillation, dyslipidaemia and other cardiovascular disease related conditions.

This hypertension upskilling learning module has been accredited by the Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP), therefore, if you are a GP, you would be entitled to learning credits.

To access the new upskilling module, please click the link below. An account to ‘e-learning for Health’ is required to access this training module.

External web link - https://www.e-lfh.org.uk/programmes/hypertension/

The value of cancer care reviews and the role that nurses play in delivering them

Macmillan Primary Care Nursing Project - Education Videos

The value of cancer care reviews and the role that nurses play in delivering them”, includes messages from primary care health care professionals in SWL and patient partners to help us understand the importance of supporting patients living with and beyond cancer following discharge from secondary care

External web link - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wh4E-4RcduI&feature=youtu.be

How to carry out a Cancer Care Review

Macmillan Primary Care Nursing Project - Education Videos

How to carry out a Cancer Care Review” demonstrates for primary care health care professionals how to carry out an effective cancer care review and signposts on where to find additional guidance and information.

External web link - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uI2020fr6Do&feature=youtu.be

e-learning for Healthcare

e-Learning for Healthcare (e-LfH) is a Health Education England (HEE) Programme working in partnership with the NHS and professional bodies to support patient care by providing e-learning to educate and train the health and social care workforce.

The online training sessions enhance traditional learning, support existing teaching methods and provide a valuable reference point. They are designed and built to be engaging and interactive, using quality images, video, audio and animation to help users learn and retain knowledge. Content is presented using various templates such as ‘real-life’ scenarios, case studies and ‘knowledge bites’.

To sign up/register on to e-learning for Healthcare please click the link below

External web link - https://www.e-lfh.org.uk/

S1 classroom training

The SystmOne classroom training for January 2020 – March 2020 is now available to book through the NWL Learning Hub. Please note you will need to have an nhs.net account to register, if you have not already done so and make sure your organisation is in your profile.

External web link - https://www.nwllearning.nhs.uk/login/index.php