COPD Training Event

What is it: Sing to Beat COPD Training Event When is it: Saturday 29 June 2019 | 10:30 – 16:00 Where is it: ourZone, Medway Community Healthcare, Pattens Lane, Rochester, Kent, ME1 2RB Of interest to: Clinical staff Summary: The Sing to Beat Network are collaborating with Canterbury Christ Church […]

NKF – In Touch Newsletter – May 2019

What is it: National Kidney Federation – In Touch Newsletter – May 2019 edition Of interest to: All staff Summary: Topics covered: Annual Patients’ Event 2019, UK Kidney Week 2019, Kidney Life summer 2019, NHSBT Pass it On campaign, and Transplantiversary . .

National Lung Cancer Audit Report 2018

What is it: National Lung Cancer Audit Annual Report 2018 Of interest to: GPs Summary: Please see below a correspondence from the Care Quality Improvement Department at the Royal College of Physicians: . Dear colleague, We are pleased to announce the launch of the National Lung Cancer Audit annual report […]

New Sarcoma Referral Form

What is it: New sarcoma referral form Of interest to: GPs, admin staff Summary: Following an internal review the Pan London and South East Sarcoma Network has revised the existing sarcoma referral form (see below for the form and full details):  . We would appreciate if you could upload onto […]

EfH Diabetes Workshop

What is it: Education for Health Diabetes Workshop When is it: Monday 15 July 2019 Where is it: Athenaeum, 10 Church Street, Warwick, CV34 4AB Of interest to: Clinical staff (GPs, Practice Nurses, Pharmacists) Summary: Diabetes UK and Education for Health have come together to provide this one-day workshop delivered […]

New RaTC Available

What is it: New Referral and Treatment Criteria available Of interest to: All staff Summary: NEL Health Policy Support Unit (HPSU) has issued an updated version of the ‘Schedule of policy statements for health care interventions, and referral and treatment criteria’ (RaTC), on behalf of the Kent and Medway CCGs […]

Specialist Weight Management on e-RS

What is it: Notification of specialist weight management service on e-RS Of interest to: All staff Summary: Please see below regarding The Bariatric Consultancy Ltd, the Tier 3 specialist weight management provider, detailing how to refer patients to their service on e-RS: . Dear colleagues, The Tier 3 specialist weight […]

Primary Care Quality Lead Advert

What is it: Primary Care Quality Lead – 1 year fixed-term contract / secondment Of interest to: Clinical staff Summary: Please see a summary of the role and Job Description from the Head of Primary Care Quality (East Kent CCGs): . Employer: East Kent Clinical Commissioning Groups Location: TBC Salary: […]

Youth Suicide Prevention Workshops 2019

What is it: Free Youth Suicide Awareness and Prevention Training Of interest to: All staff Summary: The Kent Safeguarding Children Board, in partnership with West Kent Minds, will be providing additional Youth Suicide Awareness and Presentation Workshop this year. All professionals working with children and young people in Kent and […]