Gangs Awareness Training

What is it:  Free Gangs Awareness Training for health staff – last available dates Of interest to:  GPs, Practice Managers Summary:  Due to demand the CCGs are able to offer 2 final dates for FREE ganga awareness training by Excelsior Safeguarding.  This is specifically aimed at health staff and evaluations […]

East Kent Transformation Programme Update

What is it:  Update on East Kent Transformation Programme for GPs and Practice Managers Of interest to:  All staff . Message from NEL CSU Communications Team: As you know, we and the other three CCGs in East Kent have been working with our partners on a transformation programme to help […]

Addressing Mortality Rates in Patients with Learning Disabilities

What is it:  Article addressing the mortality rates of patients with learning disabilities Of interest to:  GPs Summary:  The following article by Dr Dominic Slowie looks at the incident of higher mortality rates in patients with learning disabilities, and what actions doctors can take: . https://mdujournal.themdu.com/issue-archive/spring-2018/addressing-mortality-rates-in-patients-with-learning-disabilities .

Primary Care Child Safeguarding Forum

What is it:  Child Safeguarding Conference aimed at improving safeguarding in Primary Care Of interest to:  All staff Where is it:  Hyatt Regency Hotel,  2 Bridge Street, Birmingham, B1 2JZ When is it:  Friday 21 September 2018 Summary:  To book a place please email:  contact@primarycaresafeguarding.com by 1 August 2018.  For full details […]

HeadStart Kent – information for GPs

What is it:  Information sheet on the HeadStart Kent programme Of interest to:  GPs Summary:  HeadStart Kent is a £10m programme funded by The Big Lottery Funded to improve the emotional well-being and Resilience of at-risk 10 to 16-year-olds.  The document below provides useful information on the services offered and […]