F2F Pain workshop for practice-based or care homes pharmacists, GPs and nurse prescribers

An opportunity for practice-based or care homes pharmacists, GPs and nurse prescribers to update clinical knowledge, improve awareness of the latest national guidance and consider local implementation to support best practice and patient care.
If you’re interested in attending or hosting a workshop, please contact elearning@prescqipp.info

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Description

These Face 2 Face workshops provide an opportunity for practice-based or care homes pharmacists, GPs and nurse prescribers to:

  • Update clinical knowledge
  • Improve awareness of the latest national guidance
  • Network with colleagues
  • Consider local implementation to support best practice and patient care

The workshops include a mix of lecture-style presentations and case studies plus plenty of opportunities for interaction. It also supports your professional revalidation.

Workshop content:

  • Reducing opioid prescribing in chronic pain:
    • Background to chronic pain and national guidance
    • Opioid efficacy and trial of treatment
    • Choice of strong opioid
    • Adverse effects of opioids
  • Treatment of neuropathic pain
  • Sources of support and information
  • Local action planning