Advanced Skills Minor Illness Webinar AMI0822 17 18 19 August 2022

CPD Hours : 30.   Webinar using zoom  Accredited by CPDUK  Time: 12h00 – 18h00

Course Summary

This minor illness course is for advanced nurse practitioners, allied  healthcare practitioners and  independent non medical prescribers working towards advanced roles seeing and treating adults in primary care and community settings including general practice and walk in pharmacies. A case study approach is used to explore differential diagnoses, and pharmacological and non pharmacological interventions including safety netting and worsening care advice. 

The Minor Illness Course will develop your knowledge and skills to  assess patients with a range of minor illness conditions of the respiratory, abdominal, gastrointestinal, dermatology, ENT, eye conditions, gynae, sexual health, contraception and mental health presentations in urgent care, general practice, walk in centres and community settings.

Pre Requisites

  • Be a registered healthcare professional with a minimum of 2years post qualifying experience.
  • Relevant workplace opportunities and organisational support with an identified mentor is encouraged to support completion of skills portfolio in clinical environment and improve competence after attending the minor illness course. *** This minor illness course is suitable for healthcare professionals new in the role with limited experience seeing and treating patients independently.

***Completion of this course does not award competence or the title of Advanced Practitioner. This is obtained with experience, mentorship and completion of relevant educational courses.

Who should attend

  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Independent prescribers
  • Allied health professionals
  • Pharmacists
  • Paramedics
  • Overseas doctors
  • Physician Assistants
Aims 
This  minor illness course is for nurse practitioners, pharmacists, advanced paramedics and allied healthcare professionals wishing to develop skills in clinical decision-making, identifying red flags and management of minor illness presentations in general practice, urgent care and walk-in centres. 
 
Assessment
There are no formal assessments for this course.
*Please contact the course director or speak to the relevant university if you wish to APeL this course into a Masters or Degree Advanced Practice programme.
 
Whats included?
1. Booklet for each learning unit.
2. Free place on the Minor Illness update.
3. 3months access to material
 
Learning Outcomes
 
  • Demonstrate knowledge of pathophysiology in management of minor illnesses.
  • Critically consider ethical and legal issues that influence decision-making in seeing and treating minor ailments and working in independent roles.
  • Reflect on risk management constraints when planning a safe discharge or referral to other agencies and members of the multidisciplinary team.
  • Develop skills in ensuring clinical practice is evidence based through engagement with local organisation policy and current health strategy in primary care.
  • Recognise importance of multi-professional working for effective and safe management of minor ailments.

This course can be accessed as :

  1. eLearning Course
  2. Webinar
  3. Classroom

Course Content

  1. History Taking and Documentation

2. Respiratory Disorders in Primary Care 

3. ENT Disorders in Primary Care  

4. Eye Disorders in Primary Care

5. Headaches – Clinical Decision Making and Red flag

6. Back pain Management in Primary Care

7. Dermatology for General Practice  8. Gynae & Menopause

9. Contraception and Sexual Health 

10. Antimicrobial Stewardship  

11. Mental Health Disorders

12. Gastro Intestinal Disorders

 *** Discounted price is £300.00 plus vat.

History Taking and Documentation

1
History Taking and Documentation
2
History Taking Multimedia Presentation part 1
3
History Taking Multimedia Presentation part 2
4
History Taking MCQ
5 questions

Respiratory Disorders

1
Respiratory Disorder Booklet
2
Respiratory Disorders Handout
15

ENT Disorders

1
ENT booklet
2
ENT Handout
15

Skin Disorders

1
Dermatology Booklet
2
Dermatology Handouts
40

Eye Disorders

1
Eye proforma
2
Eye Disorder Handout
3
Eye Disorder Booklet

Gastrointestinal Disorders

1
Gastro Intestinal Disorders Booklet
2
Gastro Intestinal Disorders Handout
20

Clinical Decision-making in Headaches

1
Headaches in Primary Care Booklet
2
Headaches in Primary Care Handout

Managing Back Pain in Primary Care

1
Back Pain Management Booklet
2
Back Pain Management Handout

Antimicrobial Stewardship

1
Antimicrobial Stewardship Booklet
15

Antimicrobial pre-course document

2
Antimicrobial Stewardship Handout
20

Antimicrobial Stewardship - Handout

3
Antimicrobial Stewardship Multimedia Presentation
46

Antimicrobial Stewardship - Presentation

4
Antimicrobial Stewardship MCQ
5 questions

Mental Health

1
Mental Illness Booklet
2
Mental Illness Handouts
3
Multimedia Presentation Dr Balu Pitchiah, Consultant Psychiatrist
41
4
Mental Illness MCQ
3 questions

Gynaecology and Menopause

1
Gynaecology Booklet
20
2
Gynaecology Handouts
3
Gynae and Menopause Multimedia Presentation Dr Hayley Jenkins FSRSH GP
4
Gynaecology MCQ
5 questions

Contraception and Sexual Health

1
Contraception and Sexual Health Booklet
20
2
Contraception Update Handouts
3
Contraception Consultation Multimedia Presentation Dr Hayley Jenkins FSRSH
4
Contraception MCQ
6 questions

Recorded webinars from review sessions

1
Abdominal update recording
2
Contraception update recording
3
Gynae update recording
4
Headache and Backpain update recording
5
Mental Illness Update recording
6
ENT Update Recording

This is a 3 Day Live Webinar.

Zoom link will be sent out closer to course dates.

This special offer price applies to 17-19 August 2022 only. This cannot be transferred to a classroom or future course.

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Enrolled: 2 students
Duration: 30
Lectures: 36
Video: 24
Level: Intermediate
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