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Successful Self Care Aware Consultations Course

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Intended audience group 2

Primarily aimed at healthcare professionals working in primary care including, but not limited to, GPs, pharmacists and nurses.

Intended Audience Group
Personalised Care: Personal Health
Aims and Objectives

This short course aims to equip healthcare professionals with the knowledge and skills to conduct a self care aware consultation with patients and carers, It focuses on minor health conditions which can be treated or managed by patients themselves.

In addition, it aims to support commissioners and prescribers with implementing the guidance for Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) Conditions for which over the counter items should not routinely be prescribed in primary care developed by NHS England and NHS Clinical Commissioners.

Course content

  • Session 1: Context of Self Care in the Wider Healthcare Arena
  • Session 2: Principles of Management of Self-Treatable Conditions
  • Session 3: Self Care Aware Consultation
  • Session 4: Promoting Self Care
Frequency / Length
Resource / Organisation
A multi-professional team of individuals comprising nurses, pharmacists, GPs, Self Care Forum, Healthwatch, HEE & NHSI
Training delivered by:
Cost, Funded or Free
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