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Nursing Associates

In 2017 the Government announced the creation of the Nursing Associate role. The role is bridging the gap between health care support worker and registered nurse

2 day Mental Health First Aid Training

The 2 day course is a practical skills and awareness course, aimed at team leaders and managers, and designed to give a deeper understanding of mental health and factors that can affect wellbeing, skills to spot triggers and signs of mental health issues, confidence to step in, reassure and support a person in distress, enhance interpersonal skills and gain knowledge to help someone recover their health.   

GP Cancer Update Course

A one-day cancer update course by GPs for GPs, GP Trainees & Advanced Nurse Practitioners.

The whole cancer journey from prevention to palliative care

Wednesday 6th March 2019

Worcester WR5 1DD

Droitwich & Ombersley GP’s £160 (Incl. VAT)  

Broader Worcestershire GP’s £170 (Incl. VAT)

To book please emailSOWOCCG.swhealthcare@nhs.net 

Please note: This course is open to All GP’s in Herefordshire/Worcestershire


Free Online Parenting Courses

Herefordshire Council have invested in a multi-user licence for 3 award winning, quality marked, evidence based online courses by the Solihull Approach (a national NHS organisation).

These courses are for ALL parents-to-be, parents, grandparents or carers of any child from the antenatal period to age 18 years.  We don’t need to be struggling. The courses are relevant to parents of all children, including those with special needs, autism, ADHD etc.

Quality Improvement for Practice Nurses

This programme is designed for all nurses working in general practice across England and is part of the Time for Care support available through the General Practice Forward View.

The Changing Face of General Practice Nursing - 26 March 2019

Brought to you by NHS England and Health Education England, this free to attend event has been designed specifically for general practice nurses, HCAs and the primary care nursing workforce based across the Midlands and East.

NHS England Midlands and East A Celebration of Nursing and Midwifery

The Midlands and East Nursing Directorate would like to invite you to join us to celebrate and showcase the very best of Nurses, Midwives and Care Staff across the region.

Level 1 and 2 Functional Skills - Maths

FREE training available for all staff - accredited training will be delivered by Solihull College & University Centre.  This is a 12-week intensive taught programme, resulting in qualification at Level 1 or 2 – L2 is recognised as equivalent to a pass at GCSE.

Quality Improvement for Practice Nurses

Free two day programme - 21 and 22 March 2019

This programme is designed for all nurses working in general practice across England and is part of the Time for Care support available through the General Practice Forward View.

Midlands and East Conference

The registration for the Midlands and East Conference is now live.

The website has been populated with an outline of the agenda and speakers, more details will be added in due course.