FY1 Buddy Support Network

After the pilot of the FY1 Buddy Support Network in 2017, we’ve made some tweaks and improvements, and the FY1 Buddy Support Network is now live for 2018! This is a scheme to link FY1s with doctors (F2 and above) who are willing to provide some informal support and mentoring through a doctor’s first year,

Infant Feeding e-learning programme now live

A new e-learning programme to support education around the implementation of Baby Friendly standards in healthcare and public healthcare settings has been developed.

The programme is for healthcare professionals who have contact with pregnant women and new mothers. It aims to provide information about the importance of building close and loving relationships with baby during pregnancy and following birth,

The state of medical leadership and management training for junior doctors

Trainee doctors are very able individuals who are the future of the medical profession, and need to be valued, supported and motivated.

Recent events have dented their morale in the UK and we now need to take collective responsibility for improving the way they feel about their working environment.
Getting trainees involved in leadership will help us to do this.

The state of medical leadership and management training for junior doctors

Trainee doctors are very able individuals who are the future of the medical profession, and need to be valued, supported and motivated.

Recent events have dented their morale in the UK and we now need to take collective responsibility for improving the way they feel about their working environment.
Getting trainees involved in leadership will help us to do this.

Updated e4Equipment e-learning programme

The e4Equipment e-learning programme, which provides high quality training in the safe and effective use of medical equipment technology, has been fully reviewed and updated.

The programme was originally created in 2010 and this recent update means all 52 sessions now contain the most up-to-date and accurate information. As part of the update three new modules and nine new sessions have been added to the programme.

Immunisation e-learning programme now live

Immunisation is a highly successful public health intervention, saving thousands of lives every year. To ensure ongoing public confidence in vaccines and a high vaccine uptake, it is vital that all those who advise on and/or administer immunisations are confident, knowledgeable and up to date.

This e-learning programme has been designed in line with the recommendations made in the Public Health England (PHE) National Minimum Standards and Core Curriculum for Immunisation Training.

e-Learning programme to give people a greater understanding of mindfulness

A new e-learning programme has been launched to give people, including health professionals a greater understanding of how mindfulness can support the people they are working with.

Introduction to Mindfulness is a simple and comprehensive e-learning programme which will provide people with an overview of what mindfulness is.

The programme has been developed by Health Education England’s Population Health and Prevention and e-Learning for Healthcare (HEE e-LfH) teams in partnership with MindEd.

Introducing Learning Paths on eFetal Monitoring

A new learning path structure for eFetal Monitoring (eFM) is now available.

The knowledge sessions and assessments now appear as a series of learning paths based upon levels of complexity. The four learning paths are:

  • Level 1 – Pathophysiology: Normal Fetal Heart Rate Pattern
  • Level 2 – Risk factors for Fetal Hypoxia
  • Level 3 – Pathophysiology: Complex Fetal Heart Rate Pattern
  • Level 4 – Complex Pregnancies

All previous knowledge sessions are still available and all user records are still accessible.