Introduction to Nursing in Primary Care (Study Day)

Who is it for?

This study day is suitable for first level registered nurses working in primary care settings.

Overview of content:

  • Organisation of primary care
  • Current policy
  • Issues pertinent to practice nursing
  • Clinical governance
  • Changing/Expanding roles
  • Accountability and employment
  • Funding streams
  • New GP contract (QOF)
  • Practice based commissioning (PBC)

What is it about?

 This study day focuses on the organisation and delivery of nursing care within general practice and the wider community nurse team.

How does it enhance practice?

It helps nurses new to working in primary care understand the organisational structures and drivers in primary care and how they differ from secondary care.

Course Structure:

1 x half day study day 09.30 - 13.00

Upcoming dates:

21 February 2018

Application and Funding

To apply for this course, please select the "apply" link at the top right of this page. For information on funding options please see here.

If successful in your application for the course you will receive an offer letter with the exact details of the location of teaching, closer to the start date.

Tuition Fees

For details of current tuition fees for self funded or sponsored applicants please click here.

Programme Leader/Contact Name:

Debbie Limb

Tel: 0114 222 2050 Email: d.c.limb@sheffield.ac.uk