Sickle cell and thalassaemia screening: education and training

Published 8 December 2017 Last updated 6 January 2021 + show all updates 6 January 2021 Replaced link to old information on counselling competences with link to new counselling knowledge and skills guidance. 23 May 2019 Added details of October 2019 training days. 9 April 2019 Added details of upcoming 'Haemoglobinopathies: specialist counsellors update' course. 5 April 2019 Next study day details added for non specialist nurses, midwives and health visitors. 15 February 2019 Added latest information on training and continuing professional development (CPD) events. 8 February 2018 Updated and corrected information on laboratory update days. 8 December 2017 First published. Source link

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Policy paper: Health Education England mandate: 2020 to 2021

The governments mandate to Health Education England (HEE) is a requirement of the Care Act 2014. The mandate sets out the strategic objectives of the government in the following areas, for which HEE has responsibility: workforce planning education trainingThis mandate is an interim mandate for 2020 to 2021, which will be updated later in the year once the UK emerges from the COVID-19 crisis. Over the next few months, the first objective on supporting the government to manage COVID-19 will be the main focus. Expectations on the amount of progress to be made in delivering the other objectives during 2020 to 2021 will be adjusted if necessary to…

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NHS population screening: education and training

Use this guide to: download tools to help explain screening access e-learning access programme specific training sign up for screening training e-Learning Most e-learning for the NHS screening programmes is available on the e-Learning for Healthcare (e-LfH) website. This includes the Public Health England (PHE) introduction to population screening module, which explains what screening is and how screening programmes are implemented in the NHS. This module does not require registration. Screening programme resources Read further training information on GOV.UK about the: Antenatal and newborn screening timeline The antenatal and newborn timeline shows optimum times for NHS antenatal and newborn screening tests to take place. PDF, 974KB, 1 page…

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Child education and homelessness: 2020 update

The annual update to child education indicators gives data to inform planning for health and associated services for local populations. They are intended for use by local government and health service professionals. The child education and development indicators which have been updated are: persistent absentees in primary and secondary school average attainment 8 score of children in care Some education indicators have not been updated because the COVID-19 pandemic has affected the collection and publication of source data. On the 26 March the Department for Education issued an announcement which gives further information. The updating of homelessness indicators has been delayed because of data availability. Information about when…

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Breast screening: education and training

Published 8 December 2017 Last updated 5 October 2020 + show all updates 5 October 2020Updated contact details for the South East London Centre and the Jarvis Breast Centre. 20 February 2019Updated contact details for the University of Salford training service. 8 December 2017First published. Source link

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