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Addressing skills training challenges in care homes across County Durham

Care home residents now experience more complex illnesses, with high levels of health and social need. Nurses and care staff working within care homes do not have regular access to NHS training opportunities, and can therefore lose practice and confidence in professional nursing skills. Consequently, some care home residents may have unmet health needs and […]

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End of Life Care Awareness Training for Care Home and Domiciliary Care Staff

Health Education England – North East has provided End of Life Care Awareness training for staff working in care homes and social care staff working in the community, across the North-East region. The training aims to improve the care delivered by care staff at the end of life, both in care homes and in the […]

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Atrial Fibrillation and Shared Decision Making

The Collaboration for Better Care Partnership ran a well-attended master class on ‘Shared decision making’ on 21st October 2015. Pledge cards were completed by attendees and followed up to provide evidence of impact of the learning from this event. Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common heart arrhythmia in the UK. It is caused by […]

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International Health Education Links for the North East

This project seeks to gather information about international health links which are active in the North East and North Cumbria to establish a network of people who are actively engaged in international volunteering. A website will be created to act as a facility for sharing ideas and asking questions. The website will become a focal […]

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A New Approach to Hosting Pre-Hospital Clinical Trials

This project aimed to create an identity for the region as a preferred host for pre-hospital studies by leading on a national consensus for efficient pre-hospital research governance standards and through development of innovative data capture processes. The delivery of this project was split into two work packages. The first defined through stakeholder consensus a […]

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