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The following topics were covered:

28 September 2020,

12:00 noon– 13:00pm

Speakers: Dr Helen Simpson (London), Ms Lisa Shepherd (Birmingham)

Host: Miss Emily Falconer (Kent)

Session overview:

Talk 1 – Adrenal insufficiency: Who, why and how? (Dr Helen Simpson)

  • Who develops adrenal insufficiency and why
  • How to manage an adrenal crisis
  • National adrenal insufficiency patient safety work
  • National Patient Safety Alert
  • New Steroid Emergency card

Talk 2 - Patient education to patient empowerment (Lisa Shepherd):

  • Sick day rules
  • Intercurrent illness
  • COVID19
  • Perioperative

5 October 2020

15:00pm - 16:00pm

Speakers: Dr Miles Levy (Leicester), Ms Pat McBride (Bristol) & Ms Lisa Shepherd (Birmingham)

Session overview to follow

19 October 2020

15:00pm - 16:00pm

Speakers: Ms Chona Feliciano (Birmingham) & Mrs Joanne Brown (Cheshire)

Talk 1: Chona Feliciano, R.N., BSc. in Nursing, MSc. Advancing Practice: Setting up a Nurse-Led clinic.

This talk includes:

  • Background of extended nursing roles
  • How to get started
  • Nurse-Led clinics pathway
  • Expert Practice
  • Audit and evaluation of Nurse-Led clinics
  • Challenges and future roles of the Endocrine CNS/ANP

Talk 2: Joanne Brown, Endocrine Clinical Nurse Specialist at Stockport NHS Foundation Trust: An Early Career Nurse Experience of a Nurse-Led Telephone Clinic during the Covid-19 pandemic.

This is a talk about the experience of an Early Career Nurse setting up a Nurse-Led Telephone Clinic for patients with Adrenal Insufficiency during the Covid-19 pandemic. It looks at how the clinic was planned, set up, what went well and areas for improvement and development.



Monday 2 November 2020

3:00pm - 4:00pm

Dr Helen Turner (Oxford) Hosted by Mrs Joanne Brown (Cheshire)

Session Overview:

Nurse-led clinics; framework, risks, delegation

Confidentiality Duty of Candour Informed Consent Record Keeping

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