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Smear Update for Practice Nurses

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Holiday Inn Sheffield

Victoria Station Road

Sheffield

S4 7YE

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SMEAR Update covering:

  • Female Genital Mutilation

  • HPV

  • Commissioning arrangements for the NHS Cervical Screening Programme

  • Professional Responsibilities

  • Serious Incident

Objectives for Nurses to:

  • Identify FGM and understand what actions need to be taken and mandatory recording

  • Have more confidence on how to raise FGM and what issues of FGM to discuss with women

  • Have increased knowledge of the types of FGM, prevalence, countries, outcomes of FGM

  • Have an increased understanding of HPV, what it means

  • Feel more confident to know how to discuss HPV and what it means to women and their partners

  • Understand the difference between reported HPV risks

  • Be aware of the uptake of smears across the city, and any lessons to increase uptake in difficult to reach cohorts

  • Understand the cervical screening call and recall system

  • Understand the importance of having failsafe processes in place

  • Increase awareness of the responsibility of the smear taker and availability of online training

Tea and coffee will be provided. Free parking is available at the hotel. On arrival report to the reception desk and supply the registration details of your car, in order to avoid a parking ticket.

Any Queries: Please contact Maggie Sherlock, Quality Manager, maggie.sherlock@nhs.net

Cancellations: If you are booked on but no longer able to attend, please log onto Eventbrite to cancel your booking as soon as possible so that your place can go to a colleague.

A further update is due on 25th October 2017 and is bookable via Eventbrite nearer to the time.

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