Practice Nurse Forum meetings

Updated 17 April, 2018


Upcoming Practice Nurse Forum meetings

 
Date Time Venue Agenda
Tuesday 26 April 2018 12:00-2:00pm

Scott Road Medical Centre, Scott Road, Selby, YO8 4BL

Dr Emma Broughton,NHS Vale of York Clinical Lead for Women and Children presenting: The Menopause.

Tuesday 15 May 2018 2:00-4:00pm Front Street Surgery, 14 Front Street, Acomb, York, YO24 3BZ

Jason Feavers, Cancer Research UK Facilitator, Yorkshire and Humber. Cancer Research UK  presenting: Cancer Screening

Monday 11 June 2018 2:00-4:00 Sherburn Group Practice. The Medical Centre, Beech Grove, Sherburn In Elmet, LS25 6ED

Jacqui Hourigan, Nurse Consultant - Safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults (Primary Care) presenting: Safeguarding

 


Previous meetings

 
Date Time Venue Agenda, papers and resources
Tuesday 20 March 2018 3:00-5:00pm Tesco (Community Meeting Room), Askham Bar, Tadcaster Road, York, YO24 1LW

In preparation for CQC…

3-4pm Caroline Gent, Community Infection Prevention and Control Nurse Specialist, Community Infection Prevention and Control Team, HDFT.

4-5pm Wendy Billsborough, Advanced Nurse Specialist, Yor Sexual Health

Tuesday 20 February 2018 3:00-5:00pm Tesco (Community Meeting Room), Askham Bar, Tadcaster Road, York, YO24 1LW

In preparation for CQC…

3-4pm Caroline Gent, Community Infection Prevention and Control Nurse Specialist, Community Infection Prevention and Control Team, HDFT.

4-5pm Lyeanda Berry former Project Manager-Community District Nurse Workforce and Polly Smith, Head of Nursing and Clinical Services, York Medical Group presenting:

The CAVA General Practice Nursing Workforce Review.

Thursday 26 October 2017 12.30-2.30pm Tesco (Community Meeting Room), Askham Bar, Tadcaster Road, York, YO24 1LW

Carl Donbavand, NHS Vale of York CCG
Topic - Atrial Fibrillation 

Postponed - New date TBC

Tuesday 12 September 2017 12.30-2.30pm Front Street Surgery, 14 Front Street, Acomb, York
YO24 3BZ 

Wendy Watson, Screening and Immunisation Coordinator, Public Health England

Topics: Cold chain failure guidance and contact details for vaccine suppliers

Lois Alderson, School Health Co-ordinator
Topic: School health vaccines and childhood flu

Debbie Winder, NHS Vale of York CCG
Topic: How to improve flu uptake in your surgery

Tuesday 11 July 2017                 3.15pm  - 5pm

Tesco Community Meeting Room

Askham Bar, York

INR* session with Debbie Winder, Head of Quality Assurance, and Jen Dungey Lead Practice Nurse.

Download Priory Medical Group's Anticoagulation Protocol that was discussed at the meeting.

Diet advice for patients that take Warfarin

Monday 3 July 2017 12.30 - 2.30pm Beech Tree Surgery, Selby

Alison Chorlton from York Sexual Health.

Monday 8 May 2017 12.30-2.30pm Millfield Surgery,
Easingwold

Carl Donbavand, NHS Vale of York CCG. Topic: Atrial Fibrillation. 

City of York Council Public Health Topic: new smoking cessation service and other health initiatives

Wednesday 26 April 2017 3.15pm Tesco Askham Bar

Learning Disability Health Checks and the LeDER review lead by Christine Pearson

Diagnosing cancer – easy read information and resources related to health

Identifying a learning disability screening tool

Patients with a learning disability - top tips for communication

Useful online resources

http://www.easyonthei.nhs.uk/ 

http://www.easyhealth.org.uk/ 

https://www.england.nhs.uk/ourwork/accessibleinfo/ 

http://www.bild.org.uk/ 

http://www.mencap.org.uk 

http://www.improvinghealthandlives.org.uk/ 

Other useful resources

RCGP Step by Step Guide for GP practices - Annual Health Checks for People with a Learning Disability

Lindsay, P. & Morrison, J. (2011). Care of the Adult with Intellectual Disability in Primary Care. 

Wednesday 22 February 2017 3-5pm Tesco Askham Bar

Wound care

Education update

Modules and study days available at York University were provided at the February Practice Nurse Forum meeting.

Funded places are available to NHS trust and primary care staff working in areas covered by Health Education Yorkshire and the Humber.

For details of the current modules go to The York University website.

Details of the current study days are available here.

Thursday 15 September 2016 12.30-2.30pm Tesco Askham Bar Incident Management and significant events
Wednesday 21 September 2016 2-2pm

Millfield Surgery, 
Easingwold

Incident Management and significant events
Tuesday 29 November 2016 10-12pm

Millfield Surgery,
Easingwold

Adult Safeguarding

Thursday 8 December 2016 12-2pm

Beech Tree Surgery, Selby

Adult Safeguarding

By attending the forums this time counts towards participatory CPD learning for revalidation and attendance certificates with the NMC reflective practice template on the reverse are handed out. 

To book to attend a PNF meeting please email valeofyork.contactus@nhs.net