Webinars

Upcoming Webinars

GPNI ZOOM Webinars Thursdays 1-2pm

Please join the mailing list to recieve a password for the resources and to keep up to date with and register for future webinars – you must be part of the primary care team in Northern Ireland. If you have been unable to get acess via the mailing list please email [email protected]  with details of your role within Primary Care in Northern Ireland.

GPNI Webinar – COVID-19 & ENT Update

This webinar covers some specialist prescribing advice around chronic rhinosinusitis. Please note long-term antibiotics in chronic rhinosinusitis should generally be avoided in primary care due to the low quality of evidence and potential of increased risks of cardiovascular events with some macrolides. NICE CKS on chronic sinusitis also advises to seek specialist advice before prescribing long-term antibiotics, as the evidence for this approach is limited. Local antimicrobial guidance can...

GPNI Webinar – Prescribing in a Pandemic – A GPNI Primary Care Prescribing Update

Presentation Resources Slides - Pharmacy and Prescribing in Primary care – Impact of Covid   EMIS Training PPT- Editing Formulary / Cost Effective Choices / Templates / Patient Warnings / Protocols / Search / Letters   Template (emis) - COPD Review   Template (emis) - Asthma Review How-to-Import-Referral-templates-into-Emis-WebScanning process for prescriptions ready for collection from community pharmacyQuick VersionSecure...

GPNI Webinar – Update on the flu vaccine programme 2020-21

Presentation Resources Flu update Sides COVID-19: Guidance for the remobilisation of services within health and care settings Infection prevention and control recommendations HCAs & Vaccine Administration Bar-Coded Clinics DH CMO letter seasonal influenza 2020/2021 Flu healthcare worker’s factsheet PHA flu page The Green Book: Influenza Chapter Flu patient information leaflets Public Health Agency weekly Flu Surveillance Bulletin Guidance on vaccine handling and storage in GP practices...

GPNI Webinar – Chronic Pain – COVID & Upcoming NICE Guidance: The perfect Storm

Presentation Resources Presentation Slides - Slides - COVID & Upcoming NICE Guidance Draft NICE Guidance for Chronic Primary Pain, 2020 - https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/GID-NG10069/documents/draft-guideline https://www.fpm.ac.uk/faculty-of-pain-medicine/opioids-aware PainData.org Opioid Taper Calculator - https://paindata.org Opioid reduction in Primary Care, Oxford University Hospital 2017 - https://www.ouh.nhs.uk/services/referrals/pain/documents/gp-guidance-opioid-reduction.pdf...