Cancer Talk – June 2018 edition

What is it:  Cancer Talk newsletter – June 2018 edition Of interest to:  All staff Summary:  Topics covered:  National Cancer Survivors’ Day 3rd June, Cervical Screening Awareness Week 11-17th June, and National Men’s Health Week 11-17th June. . Cancer Talk June 2018 . Attachment referenced: Prostate Awareness Poster – Prostate […]

Domestic Homicide Review GP Bulletin

What is it:  Domestic Homicide Review on Joyce Jackson Of interest to:  All staff Summary:  The document below is a summary of the findings from the Domestic Homicide Review that was commissioned following the death of a woman called Joyce Jackson.  The report made a total of 13 recommendations.  The embedded […]

Improving Outcomes for Patients with Long-Term Conditions Training

What is it:  Improving Outcomes for Patients with Long-Term Conditions Half Day Training Of interest to:  All staff When is it:  26th September (Canterbury) and 23rd October 2018 (Whitstable) Summary:  Topics covered include:  ‘Exploring the challenges and frustrations of working with individuals who are ‘resistant’ to change’, and ‘Motivational Interview […]

How to Book eRS Training

What is it:  Details on how to book 1:1 eRS training at your practice with the CSU Of interest to:  GPs, Admin staff – any staff member who would make a referral Summary:  For full details on how to book training, including an update on the eRS Information Packs your […]

Perinatal Mental Health Training Available

What is it:  ‘First Steps: Raising Awareness of Perinatal Mental Illness’ course Of interest to:  Clinical Staff – particularly those with an interest in perinatal mental health and who have contact with families Summary:   For full details of the aims of the course, available dates and venues, and how to […]

New COPD Patient Information Pack

What is it:  COPD Patient Information Pack – Third Edition Of interest to:  GPs, Practice Nurses Summary:  Updated version of the COPD patient information pack.  Includes topics:  tips for managing breathlessness, worsening symptoms and flare ups; information on the effects of smoking; warm and cold weather advice; and a self-management […]

Cancer Talk – May 2018 edition

What is it:  Cancer Talk newsletter – May 2018 edition Of interest to:  All Staff Summary:  Topics covered:  Dying Matters week, Pilgrims Hospice Education events, Sun Awareness week, Macmillan Primary Care Team update, and International Nurses Day . Cancer Talk May 2018 Attachments referenced: BAD and BSF Sunscreen Factsheet Pilgrims Advanced […]