Do you want to increase your knowledge and understanding in the treatment of a range of minor ailments commonly presenting in children? An introductory course from Bournemouth University for registered healthcare professionals in primary care aims to enable practitioners to critically evaluate, audit and develop the care required for patients presenting with paediatric conditions. Fully … Read more
Health Education England are holding a webinar to explore the role of Physician Associate (PA) working within primary care. The webinar will be held on Thursday 3 December 2020 between 18:30 and 20:30, and will be focussed on Hampshire, Isle of Wight and Dorset and will be led by Dr Tahir Akbar, Consultant Gastroenterologist and … Read more
Wessex Primary Care Training Hubs have a new website. Use it to find out more about the team, their development, local opportunities for CPD, useful resources and fellowships.
In the light of the COVID-19 pandemic and its ongoing impact, Wessex LMCs have been considering services going forward and how to deliver services whilst we co-exist with COVID-19. It has considered How can this be done safely? Where should we start? What has changed in the last couple of months that we want to … Read more
In response to Covid-19, there is a need to provide access to additional support for medical educators and appraisers. The School of Primary Care and the Wessex Appraisal Service have come together to form an Appraisal Professional Support Unit (APSU) to which medical educators and appraisers in Wessex can self-refer during the Covid-19 pandemic.
HCAs working in General Practice across Wessex are invited to the Wessex HCA Conference, “Increasing opportunities.” Topics for discussion will include safeguarding, phlebotomy, wound care and mental health first aid. This free one conference will be held on Wednesday 11th March 2020, at the Holiday Inn Winchester, Telegraph Way, Morn Hill, Winchester. Register via the … Read more
Education for Health are offering a multi-professional short course for all those who wish to enhance their understanding of prevention, recognition and management of metabolic syndrome and diabetes. Enhancing Diabetes Care in Professional Practice is a level 6 distance course which uses e-Learning supported by 2 study days. A course will start on 23 March with study … Read more
Wessex Primary Care Training Hubs are hosting a free half day event for all PCN Clinical and/or Education Leads within the Hampshire and Isle of Wight STP. The event will consist of a series of facilitated workshops which will provide the opportunity to explore: – the development of PCN Education Leads; the support available from … Read more
The Time for Care programme is offering a fully funded two day quality improvement workshop for early career GPs (ST3 – First-five) in the South East Region. Delivered by a range of quality improvement specialists the workshop will equip delegates with an understanding of core quality improvement theory and provide training in practical quality improvement … Read more
The Higher Development Award is a personal development programme for Health Care Support Workers in Wessex. The programme aims to build on personal skills of support workers in Band 2 or Band 3 roles who have either completed an apprenticeship or NVQ some time ago, or for those seeking to improve their confidence in their … Read more