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Excellence in Supporting Healthcare certificate – try before you buy!

December 16th, 2019|Categories: PMA News|

Excellence in Supporting Healthcare certificate - try before you buy! We understand it may be helpful to see what this e-learning course looks like before making a final decision to enrol. If you would like to see a sample of the format and topics within this course, please fill in the application form using this link. Once received, you will be given temporary access to a SAMPLE COURSE of the Excellence in Supporting Healthcare certificate. This will allow you to work through a limited number of the available resources and unit steps [...]

Realising the value of adult flu vaccination

November 27th, 2019|Categories: PMA News|

Realising the value of adult flu vaccination: an exploratory study looking at adults aged 18-64 considered clinically at-risk from complications of flu The PMA recognise the pivotal role Practice Managers and their teams play in successful implementation of flu vaccination programmes. We very much value the insight and experiences of those at the ‘coal face’ in supporting the ongoing policies on prevention. The PMA facilitated a novel nationwide survey from 13 June to 14 July 2019 that sought the views of those working in general practice potentially responsible for flu vaccination [...]

National Launch ‘Excellence in Supporting Healthcare certificate’

October 10th, 2019|Categories: PMA News|

The PMA were delighted to play a key part in the national launch of the ‘Excellence in Supporting Healthcare’ certificate on 1st October. This was a stimulating and informative afternoon held at Hatfields Conference Centre in London SE1. The event  was the culmination of a successful collaboration between the PMA, Our Healthier South East London STP and itslearning UK to develop the ongoing work of Dr Jackie Tavabie to create a comprehensive and accredited online programme for the non-clinical workforce in the primary, secondary, allied professional, social care and voluntary sectors. [...]

PMA announce the launch of the Excellence in Supporting Healthcare e-Learning Programme

September 5th, 2019|Categories: PMA News|

We are delighted to announce the launch of 'Excellence in Supporting Healthcare' - the first e-learning course of its kind, offering a comprehensive and accredited training programme for non-clinical workforces. The ILM approved 'Excellence in Supporting Healthcare' certificate enables non-clinical staff to better support clinicians in improving care in a changing healthcare environment. The programme commences on 24th September 2019 and is now open for enrolment. Please contact us at education@practicemanagersuk.org to register your interest. A launch event will be held on the afternoon of 1st October [...]

PMA launch Level 4 certificate in Leadership and Management for Dental Practice Managers

July 19th, 2019|Categories: PMA News|

The PMA are delighted to announce the launch of a Level 4 certificate in Leadership and Management. It is designed for new and aspiring Dental Practice Managers. These qualifications help learners to really get to grips with their role, gain comprehensive business knowledge, and develop the technical skills they need to lead effectively at this level. This qualification will include a wide range of teaching and learning techniques and styles including one-to-one teaching (a minimum of 7 hours of one-to-one tutorials), teaching, observations, practical assessments, coaching, mentoring, independent research [...]

Complimentary Conference Places for PMA Members

July 19th, 2019|Categories: PMA News|

Salford Professional Development (SPD), a wholly owned subsidiary of the University of Salford are working in partnership with the Practice Managers Association to offer complimentary places to their healthcare conferences to all members that work in the NHS. This month SPD are offering PMA members complimentary places to their Healthcare Technology Conference on 23rd September and their Big Data In Healthcare Conference on 23rd October, taking place in Manchester. The organisation recognises the importance of learner engagement and involvement in order to achieve good outcomes for learners [and all other stakeholders], [...]

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