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NHS Health Checks – Clinical Elements for Norfolk Practices

5th Sep 2024
9:30am - 3:30pm (BST)
5th Sep 2024
9:30am - 3:30pm (BST)
Not an online event
Attendance certificate available
Free
IN PERSON

Description

NHS Health Checks - Clinical

Delivered by Michaela Nuttall RGN MSc

Former Clinical Advisor Personalised Prevention OHID

Chair Health Care Committee HEART UK

This is an in-person event for colleagues who previously attended the NHS HC full-day in Sheringham.

Venue details are on the Norfolk webpage on the Smart Health Solutions website.

Food and refreshments will be provided on the day.

This bespoke NHS Health Check Training is a great opportunity to update your knowledge nationally and locally, whilst networking with colleagues from across Wiltshire.

This event is for Norfolk only, please visit the Smart Health Solutions website for more information on the NHS Health Check training.

This course is a follow-up to the Understanding NHS Health Checks study day focusing on the clinical aspects of NHS Health Checks, the so what next bit. The topics include AF, blood pressure, cholesterol, CKD and familial hypercholesterolemia. Diabetes is not included in this session.

For each condition, the session will cover:

  • The burden across the population
  • Who is most at risk
  • Signs & symptoms
  • Diagnosis
  • Initial management
  • Ongoing management
  • Lifestyle
  • Clinical case scenarios
  • Application in practice

Certificates of participation are available to all attendees on submission of evaluation and handouts for each course are available for future reference via the MedAll platform.

You will need to create an account on MedAll, the platform for HCPs used for registration, handouts and certificates. Click here for a helpful guide

We are a registered Centre for the Royal Society of Public Health (RSPH), and HEART UK supports our cardiovascular training. The NHS Health Check Competency Framework underpins our training.

We are proud of our strong heritage in supporting the NHS Health Check Programme, especially for training we have been providing since 2008,

Summary

This teaching session, "NHS Health Checks - Clinical Elements for Norfolk Practices," is a follow-up event to the "Understanding NHS Health Checks" study day. Led by Michaela Nuttall RGN MSc, a former Clinical Advisor Personalised Prevention OHID and Chair Health Care Committee HEART UK, it aims to enhance medical professionals' expertise on the clinical aspects of NHS Health Checks. Topics covered include AF, blood pressure, cholesterol, CKD, and familial hypercholesterolemia. The event provides a crucial platform for networking and exchanging ideas with Norfolk colleagues. Note that this session does not include diabetes. The event, which will provide food and refreshments, guarantees to upgrade attendees' knowledge nationally and locally.
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Learning objectives

1. Understand the roles and responsibilities of Norfolk practices in conducting NHS health checks and evaluating common conditions including AF, blood pressure, cholesterol, CKD and familial hypercholesterolemia. 2. Identify and analyze the burden of the covered conditions across the population, recognizing who is most at risk. 3. Demonstrate knowledge of signs and symptoms of various conditions for early detection and diagnosis. 4. Discuss initial and ongoing management strategies for these conditions and apply appropriate approaches in relevant practice scenarios. 5. Develop a comprehensive understanding of lifestyle changes patients can implement to maintain health and manage chronic conditions explored during the session.
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5th Sep 2024
9:30am - 3:30pm (BST)
Not an online event
Attendance certificate available
Free
IN PERSON