11 Nov 2020
06:00 PM - 07:15 PM
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Available to
General Practice
Practice Nurses
Practice Managers
General Practitioners
Practice Staff
Professional development points
Carers provide a vital role, and enable patients to maintain their independence, wellness and quality of life. However, carers themselves can experience a range of negative health, social and financial impacts as a result of their caring role, and these have likely increased during COVID-19. 
This interactive session will cover:
  • Recognition of the carer role
  • Identifying and supporting carer needs
  • Involving the carer in patient care
  • Additional challenges for carers and patients during COVID-19
  • Case studies and Q&A 

Learning outcomes

By the end of this session you will be able to:
  • Understand the carer role
  • Identify and support carers needs
  • Demonstrate how to involve the carer in patient care