What is it: Approximate screening dates in East Kent for the Breast Mobile Unit Of interest to: Clinical Staff, Practice Managers, Practice Nurses . Approximate dates for East Kent Breast Screening Programme .
What is it: Prostate Cancer Information Pack for higher risk groups Of interest to: Clinical Staff . 1 in 4 black men will get prostate cancer at some point in their lives. Black men are more likely to get prostate cancer than other men, who have a 1 in 8 […]
What is it: ‘Not just a lump poster’ from Breast Cancer Care Of interest to: All Staff Summary: As part of Breast Awareness, the follow poster highlights the fact that not all breast cancers show as lumps and that not all lumps are breast cancer. This resource can be very […]
What is it: Pilgrims Wellbeing and Social Programme Of interest to: Clinical Staff . Pilgrims Hospices in East Kent offer The Wellbeing and Social Programme for patients who have a life limiting illness, not just cancer. They run therapeutic programmes for breathless management, fatigue management, exercise, falls, social programmes, advanced […]
What is it: Family History and Genetics app and cancer risk assessment and referral guidance Of interest to: Clinical Staff . The family History Clinical Nurse Specialist will be talking to Practice Nurses as part of the Macmillan Practice Nurse Course. There is also a cancer genetics app and a […]
What is it: Cancer Talk newsletter – March 2018 edition Of interest to: All Staff Summary: Topics covered: Meet the Macmillan Team, Eating Well with Cancer, Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month, Marie Curie Nurses, National No Smoking Day . Cancer Talk March 2018 Attachments referenced: Royal Marsden ‘Eating well with cancer’ […]
What is it: Advice and guidance available on eRS for HCOOP Of interest to: All Staff Summary: EKHUFT HCOOP Advice & Guidance is now live via the ERS system .
What is it: Waiting time for community orthopaedics Of interest to: All Staff Summary: If you are referring to the Collaborative Orthopaedic Triage Centre (COT) via ERS you may see the indicative waiting times below. These are incorrect waiting times and do not correlate to true waits. These waits will […]
What is it: 111 Resources Of interest to: All Staff Summary: Helping patients find the right service . You may have already heard about the directory of service (DoS) which underpins NHS 111 – it makes sure that NHS 111 directs callers to the right service, first time. But the […]
What is it: Interruption to e-referral Service 29th March – 4th April 2018 Of interest to: All Clinical and admin staff Summary: East Kent Hospitals is currently in the process of preparing for the installation of a new Allscripts patient administration system (PAS) which will go-live within the Trust on […]