SGPET Update

SGPET Weekly Update - 21 Sept 2020

NEWS/UPDATE BOARD - This and past updates can be found here PCN Staff access to SGPET - As you may be aware Training Hubs support learning and development of health services in Somerset. The Somerset Training Hub is led by Martyn Hughes and is funded directly from Health Education England. It...

SGPET Weekly Update - Monday 14 Sept 2020

NEWS/UPDATE BOARD - This and past updates can be found here Update from SGPET Vice Chair Dr Ian Boyland Adapting Our Programme - With COVID ever present and possibly on the rise we have had to put in place firm plans for the rest of the year. Unfortunately we are not planning any face to...

SGPET Weekly Update - 7 Sept 2020

NEWS/UPDATE BOARD - This and past updates can be found here INTERESTED IN BECOMING A PAID MENTOR TO NEW GPs - Two important parts of the Updated GP Contract are the: 1. New to Practice Fellowship Programme which provides newly qualified GPs with support, learning, mentorship and protected...

SGPET Weekly Update - 1 September 2020

NEWS/UPDATE BOARD - This and past updates can be found here General Practice Fellowships for Newly Qualified GPs and Nurses is a two year programme of support available to all newly qualified GPs and nurses working in general practice which was introduced in the Update to the GP Contract....

SGPET Weekly Update - 24 August 2020

NEWS/UPDATE BOARD - This and past updates can be found here SGPET Events Update. Taking account of all possible advice the SGPET team has unfortunately had to make the decision that we cannot put on any same room face to face meetings before March 2021. We will instead be putting on a lot of...

SGPET Weekly Update - Monday 17 August 2020- Missing Attachment

Good morning, Please now find attached the missing sheet referred to in the below section in yesterdays update. NEWS/UPDATE BOARD - This and past updates can be found here Uptake of UWE CPD COURSES for 2020-21 - (Message from Carol Hobbs, Education Facilitator, Somerset Training Hub) Thank...

SGPET Weekly Update - Monday 17 August 2020

NEWS/UPDATE BOARD - This and past updates can be found here Uptake of UWE CPD COURSES for 2020-21 - (Message from Carol Hobbs,Education Facilitator, Somerset Training Hub) Thank you to those who have contacted me so far. I am pleased to have been able to support so many Nurses and AHPs and I...

SGPET Weekly Update - 10 August 2020

NEWS/UPDATE BOARD - This and past updates can be found here How to manage patients with acute and chronic conditions during the COVID-19 pandemic: This BMJ resource covers all clinical areas and problems, gives concise, readable advice based on latest guidelines and is regularly...

SGPET Weekly Update - 3 August 2020

NEWS/UPDATE BOARD - This and past updates can be found here SGPET continues to review our education programmes in the light of Covid and its impact on our commitment to support your learning and professional development. Health Education England has advised that direct contact activities...

SGPET Weekly Update - 27 July 2020

NEWS/UPDATE BOARD - This and past updates can be found here Group Consultation ' SGPET does not expect planned Group Consultation training meetings with national leaders ELC to take place in September and October. Practices interested instead in receiving online training and support from ELC...

SGPET Weekly Update - 20 July 2020

NEWS/UPDATE BOARD - This and past updates can be found here GatewayC is an online cancer education platform for all primary care clinicians. Courses are supported by Cancer Research UK, endorsed by Macmillan Cancer Support. Courses, accredited by RCGP and Health Education Funding means you can...

SGPET Weekly Update - 13 July 2020

NEWS/UPDATE BOARD - This and past updates can be found here GP Recruitment event 15th July - Our popular GP recruitment events of the past four years gave GPs and GP Trainees the chance to meet up and talk to a wide variety of Somerset practices all in one session. We have re-designed the...

SGPET Weekly Update - 6 July 2020

NEWS/UPDATE BOARD - This and past updates can be found here Changes to our website and this update. Please note from today our Anytime Learning Tutorials will be accessible from an Anytime Learning Page, rather than incorporated in our dated events list. This will hopefully make things...

SGPET COVID 19 Weekly Update - 29 June 2020

NEWS/UPDATE BOARD - This and past updates can be found here Helpful BMJ Article - Throat and ear infections in children: URTI in the time of COVID-19. GP Recruitment event 15th July - We are going online: Our popular GP recruitment events of the past four years gave GPs and GP Trainees the...

SGPET COVID 19 Weekly Update - 22 June 2020

NEWS/UPDATE BOARD - This and past updates can be found here Receptionist Training Slides - CHIS have developed some training slides for receptionists in response to a request for support on how we might reduce the number of children being turned away when they attend for immunisation too...

SGPET COVID 19 Weekly Update - 15 June 2020

NEWS/UPDATE BOARD - This and past updates can be found here Paediatric Study Session, Wednesday 17th June 2020 - Unfortunately due to some last minute problems, some of the speakers are unable to present, however we will still be running the two sessions below. Please note these will count...

SGPET COVID 19 Weekly Update - Mon 8 June 2020

NEWS/UPDATE BOARD - This and past updates can be found here • NEW Paediatrics Study Session. We unfortunately had to cancel this in person training day due to be held on the 22 April. However we are pleased to say we are going to be holding a Paediatrics Study Session on the 17th...

SGPET COVID 19 Weekly Update - 1 June 2020

NEWS/UPDATE BOARD - This and past updates can be found here We are disappointed that the annual June Yeovil Update course cannot take place at Yeovil Hospital Academy as planned next week. However, we are very pleased that some of the programmes contributors are able to run live Zoom...

SGPET COVID 19 Weekly Update - Tuesday 26 May 2020

NEWS/UPDATE BOARD - This and past updates can be found here Please see below the final approved version of the Somerset IP & C Good Practice Guide for your use and information. IPC Good Practice Guide - Final version now available LMC & SGPET Office Phone lines: due to the increase in...

SGPET COVID 19 Weekly Update - Mon 18 May 2020

NEWS/UPDATE BOARD - This and past updates can be found here SGPET Training - We have now cancelled all our face to face training and meetings until the end of June and will review any further as time goes on. Education via online resources and Zoom sessions are being arranged and will be...

SGPET COVID 19 Weekly Update - Mon 11 May 2020

NEWS/UPDATE BOARD - This and past updates can be found here Recovering after COVID19 - a practical guide for clinicians and commissioners Steve Holmes, GP in Somerset and PCRS Education Lead and Rob Stone, Consultant Respiratory Physician, Musgrove Park Hospital, Somerset provide a practical...

SGPET COVID 19, Weekly Update, Mon 4 May 2020

NEWS/UPDATE BOARD - This and past updates can be found here All that coughs is not Covid gives advice from Dt Steve Holmes , Shepton Mallet GP and education lead for the UK's Primary Care Respiratory Society, about how to assess the respiratory impact of Covid and how to distinguish it and the...

SGPET COVID 19, Weekly Update, Mon 27 April 2020

NEWS/UPDATE BOARD - This and past updates can be found here Somerset Covid-19 Rapid Training Guide Everyone has a lot of learning to do to feel confident in the new skills and understanding required by Covid-19. This guide is designed to help you identify your learning needs and then access...

SGPET COVID 19 Weekly Update - Mon 20 April 2020

NEWS/UPDATE BOARD - This and past updates can be found here Shielding vulnerable patients from Covid-19, RCGP slide set module update April 20th Support and educational group meetings SGPET is working with the LMC, Somerset Training Hub and Somerset GP Career Plus to ensure that everyone in...

SGPET COVID 19 Weekly Update, Tues 14 April 2020

NEWS/UPDATE BOARD - This and past updates can be found here The Roth Score: DO NOT use in primary care (update 2/4/2020) Some emerging protocols have recommended use of Roth Score to assess shortness of breath over the telephone but updated advice now from Professor Greenhalgh at the Centre of...

SGPET COVID 19 Weekly Update, Mon 6 April 2020

NEWS/UPDATE BOARD - This and past updates can be found here COVID-19 rapid guideline: managing suspected or confirmed pneumonia in adults in the community. NICE guideline [NG165] Published date: 03 April 2020 https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/ng165 It only runs to five on line pages with...

SGPET COVID 19 Weekly Update, Mon 30 March 2020

NEWS/UPDATE BOARD - This and past updates can be found here As SGPET face to face education events remain postponed we are organising some remote learning tutorials, webinars and small group events around key topics that you will be able to view and access on this SGPET course page . Additions...

SGPET - Information and Learning about Covid19 - Weekly Update , Mon 23 March 2020

SGPET - Information and Learning about Covid19 - A Weekly Update Due to Covid19 all SGPET events are now cancelled at least until the end of May. Education is always big part of being a healthcare professional and that is particularly so when there are new skills to learn and new ideas to...

SGPET Fortnightly Update - Monday 2nd March 2020

NEWS/UPDATE BOARD GP's & others in similar roles We would like to increase numbers at the below meetings: Bridgwater Evening Education Group - 9 March (Speaker Andrew Drysdale, ENT Update) South Somerset & Yeovil First 5 - 11 March (Speaker Mehmet Gem, Young Adult Hip Pain) Mendip First 5 -...

SGPET Forthcoming sessions - Fortnightly Update week Commencing 17 Feb 2020

NEWS/UPDATE BOARD GP's & others in similar roles SGPET 2020/21 Membership (1 April 2020 - 31 March 2021), please find details and membership forms here 9 March, Bridgwater Education Evening - speaker confirmed, Andrew Drysdale ENT, Consultant Practice Nurse & others in similar roles Nurse...