In order to support the development needs of the non-clinical workforce in care settings, the PMA are offering this new e-learning programme to enhance traditional learning and reinforce existing training methods. We are delighted to share details of the first of many PMA e-learning options.
Building on the success of our Level 2 certificate, this advanced certificate continues to be developed around the 8 core competencies of the 4-tier framework for a career pathway for the non-clinical health and social care workforce developed by Our Healthier South East London (OHSEL).
This course aims to provide a comprehensive overview of the core knowledge and key components required to take responsibility for the effective maintenance of primary care finance systems within a practice or group of practices.
Social prescribing is part of the new service model for personalised care outlined in the NHS Long Term Plan and integral to the changes in primary care and community-centered support. The expansion of the number of social prescribing link-workers creates a need for training, networking and support to ensure a highly competent, sustainable and agile team.
The NHS App was released to the public in late 2018. It allows patients to book GP appointments, order repeat prescriptions and access a range of other healthcare services. It is vital that GP practices, their systems, and staff are prepared for using the NHS App.
By October 2020, all health and adult social care organisations which process and/or disclose confidential patient information (CPI) that originates within the health and adult social care system in England are required to consider if national data opt-outs should be applied to disclosures of CPI, for purposes beyond individual care.