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Care of Clients with Long Term Conditions

12 October 2017

A fully funded, accredited six-day programme for Nurses supporting those living with long-term conditions. This course aims to develop the skills for Practice Nurses working in Primary Care.

This introductory course will focus on the skills and insights needed to provide effective patient centred, evidence based care, across a range of long-term conditions in the GP surgery setting.

Taught by practitioners, the course will include:

  • Impact of long-term conditions
  • Using motivational interviewing
  • An in-depth exploration of:
  • – Diabetes
  • – Asthma/COPD
  • – Cardiovascular disease and hypertension
  • – Managing long-term conditions in the General Practice setting e.g. QoF, the role of clinical commissioning groups.

Course dates: 12, 18 & 26 October 2017, 2, 8 & 15 November

Location: Lansdowne Campus, Bournemouth

Entry requirements: Applicants must be working as a Practice Nurse or within an NHS Trust and should have a DipHE (or equivalent) or undertaken study at a minimum of diploma level.

Award: 20 credits at degree or Master’s Level

Please contact Pippa Stupple, Programme Director, General Practice Nursing by email: Philippa.Stupple@hee.nhs.uk to confirm your place.

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12 October 2017