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Learning Disability Enhanced Service Training

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Finchley Memorial Hospital

Granville Road

London

N12 0JE

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The Community Integrated Learning Disability Service would like to invite Barnet GP's and primary healthcare staff to attend this multi-professional Learning Disability (LD) education session to support their direct enhanced service provision. The training has been redesigned this year and will be presented by the Barnet LD service and the Clinical Lead GP for leanring disabilitites in Barnet. People with learning disabilities are still dying younger then the general population due inequalities in accessing healthcare. We want to work with you to improve the local offer to people with a learning disability in Barnet.


The training will include:

An understanding of learning disabilities

Understanding of the range and increased health needs associated with LD

Understanding of what an annual health check should look like

Understanding what reasonable adjustments the practice might need to make to facilitate good uptake and access to the health check

An understanding of health action plans- Barnet's My Health Matters folder

Advice and support on how to overcome barriers including:communication needs, using accessible information and aids, including provision of correspondence and documents in easy read and other accessible formats

Refresher of the the Mental Capacity Act 2005 and the Equality Act 2010

Update on the local barnet outcomes of the learning disability mortality review

Introducing the LD GP liaison nurses and their Thumbs Up Award



**Please note tis event is for staff working in Barnet based GP practices only**



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