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Kings Medical Practice

King Edward Street

Normanton

WF6 2AZ

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Date: Tuesday 28 April 2020

Time: 12.45 Welcome & Registration. Event runs 13.00 - 16.30.

Location: Kings Medical Practice, Normanton, WF6 2AZ (opposite ASDA in the centre of Normanton)

Overview

Cancer is on the increase and more patients are living beyond 10 years following diagnosis. However, not all patients are living well and many report issues following treatment.

This course has been designed to provide Healthcare Professionslas with the information and tools to support cancer patients in Primary Care. Attendees will learn how to recognise the side effects of treatment and signs of recurrence and who to contact for further guidance. The cancer care review template will also be introduced to help guide holistic needs assessment for use with cancer patients and who can help support patients, once the needs have been identified. This will provide the support for Primary Care practitioners that are supporting patients in the community.

This session/workshop will help you:

This course will equip Healthcare Professionals in Primary Care with the knowledge and tools to support patients in the community, following treatment. This will help patients recovery and give them the confidence to manage their health.

The topics which will be covered are listed below:

  • The changing story of cancer

  • Surgery and staging

  • Radiotherapy

  • Chemotherapy

  • Signs of recurrence

  • The impact of cancer

  • The recovery package

Agenda

12.45 – Welcome & Registration

13.00 – Event starts

16.30 – Event close

The session will be led by Kimberley Priestly, Macmillan Living with and Beyond Cancer Programme Manager at Mid Yorkshire NHS Trust.

Refreshments & catering

Tea, coffee and water will be available throughout the event

First time to Kings Medical Practice?

Our training venue is easily accessible by car with cheap parking immediately opposite. If you are attending for a training session longer than 1 hour, here's a hint; don't use the ASDA car park. For the ecological amongst you, Normanton railway station is only a 7-minute walk away and there are regular buses that run to and from Wakefield and the surrounding district. For the more adventurous, there is a secure covered area for cyclists.

How to book and further information

Spaces are limited so reserve your place today by clicking on the green 'Tickets' tab at the top right hand side of this page.

If you have any questions about the event, please contact Sophie in the Business Support Team at Conexus on 07732 499 731 or email: events@conexus-healthcare.org

Terms and conditions

• The booking fee is £24 (including VAT)

• We are sorry but no refunds will be able to be given for cancellation or non-attendance.

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