PHE have published the Diagnosis of urinary tract infections: quick reference guide for consultation that closes 30th May 2018
On 16th May, Mr Peter Manser, Head of Information Governance, NHSE, presented a GDPR awareness webinar.
Click above to view (subscribers).
To round off our grand tour of the UK in June we’re going to be holding two virtual webinar sessions for those of you who aren't attending one of our meetings, to help you keep up to speed on PrescQIPP, and get the most out of your subscriptions.
1 of 2 – Our NEW website and e-learning hub – 4th July
During the first session Sajida Kharti and David Rushton will be focusing on our brand-new website (due end of May) and e-learning hub. Some of the things this webinar will cover include:
- New PrescQIPP website training
- How to make the most out of the new website
- Training hub and plans on skills
- Vision and outputs
- New e-learning hub
- Overview of the new e-learning platform
- Courses being launched this year
2 of 2 – Data and general update – 10th July
During the second session Sajida and David will be talking about data and our plans for this financial year, including:
- Strategic heads up
- Key themes from PrescQIPP this year
- Including how we’re supporting national projects
- Demonstration of new projects
- Dynamic Infographics (we’d like to make sure you can maximise all the resources available to you)
- Some other mystery outputs we’ve got up our sleeves
- Primary care workplan
- Update and review
- What our plans are around the skills and competency framework
- Community sharing
- Annual event and awards
- Virtual professional groups
As usual, these webinars will be followed by a Q&A session.
Prevalence of resistance to antibiotics in children’s urinary Escherichia coli isolates estimated using national surveillance data. This report should prompt local review and audit of current diagnosis and management of UTI in children in line with recently updated NICE CG54: Urinary tract infection in under 16s: diagnosis and management.
NICE have published 4 draft guidelines for consultation by 5th June 2018
Healthcare Improvement Scotland have published an Evidence Review and Advice Statement: What is the clinical and cost-effectiveness of C-reactive protein point-of-care testing to guide antibiotic prescribing in patients presenting to primary care with symptoms of lower respiratory tract infection?
On 9th May, Dr Ruth Bastable presented an Opioids aware audit webinar.
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Following on from their previous webinars at the beginning of the year, on 7th June 10am - 11am we’ll be welcoming TPP for a training session on their SystmOne GP clinical system. In this webinar the training will cover advanced skills on the search functionality.
As usual the presentation will be followed by a Q&A session.
All PrescQIPP subscribers can sign up here.
On 16th May, we'll be welcoming Peter Manser, Head of Information Governance, NHS England for a session on GDPR. You will have all seen by now that the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is coming into effect on 25 May 2018. This will have a huge impact on many areas of the NHS and we want you to know exactly what's going on. The webinar will provide an overview presentation of GDPR for those of you who would like some more support on all things relating to the new legislation and include an opportunity to gain answers to your GDPR questions. The presentation will be followed by a Q & A session.
All registered NHS users can sign up here