A course for nurses, clinical pharmacists and paramedics who want to increase their knowledge and skills in the the management of cardiovascular disease in primary care.

The course is accredited by the CPD Certification Service and consists of three study days covering the primary care management of coronary heart disease, hypertension, heart failure and atrial fibrillation. The course will also cover assessment of the cardiac patient, cardiac medication and end of life care.

Learning outcomes:

  1. Understand the pathophysiology of CVD.
  2. Be able to assess patients with CVD and develop an appropriate plan of care.
  3. Understand the evidence-based pharmacological management of CVD.
  4. Be able to make changes in own practice regarding the management of CVD

Students are required to complete written work that demonstrates that they have met the learning outcomes of the course.

Directions

Traveling to Essex Equip By Car:

There is NO parking at the venue, but the public pay and display car park is in Newland Drive (CM8 2AP) about 300 yards away.  £6 for whole day or for further tariff, please see Braintree Council Website

From the car park walk back to Collingwood Rd and then back up to the traffic lights. At the traffic lights turn left onto Newland St. (The George PH is on the corner) carry on walking until you reach the zebra crossing (outside the Public Library), cross the road and head towards the Dorothy L Sayers Statue and the Job Centre. Our entrance just at the rear of the Job Centre.

 

By Train

It is a 7 min walk from Witham Railway Station, head towards the town, turn left at THE AVENUE, continue walking down The Avenue to the junction with Newland Street, then turn right, carry on walking until you reach the zebra crossing (outside the Public Library), cross the road and head towards the Job Centre. Our entrance is just at the rear of the Job Centre.

 

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Cancellations with a full refund will be accepted up to and including 15 days prior to the event.  Any refund request for places cancelled after this date will not be refunded.