Bulletins, Courses and Information for your attention

On this page you will find information about upcoming courses and general information that will be of use for you to know. If there are any courses that you are interested in applying to please either read in the body of the course advertisement or select the flyer/programme at the bottom of the page to find out more information on how to apply.

National AFP Conference 2022

The National AFP Conference this year will be on Saturday 11th June hosted by the University of Bristol.  The flyer with full details, programme and registration/abstract submission links can be found at the bottom of this page, with further information also on the UKFPO webpage and News Bulletin site

Registrations and submissions are now open and places are filling fast.  We're limited to 200 places due to the current COVID guidelines, and if you haven't already registered, please book now to avoid disappointment!

Date: 11th June 2022
Time: 09:00-18:00
To book a place go to: https://bit.ly/NationalAFPRegistration
See poster below for further details.

 


STASHH Mentorship Programme

STASHH (Student and Trainee Association for Sexual Health and HIV) are offering mentorship programme to pre-specialty trainee doctors interested in genitourinary medicine (GUM) as a career.

The mentor will provide guidance and insights into careers in GUM, offer career counseling, offer opportunities for audits and research projects, help develop professionalism and support personal growth of the mentee.

We will prioritise internal medicine trainees but foundation year trainees are welcome to sign up and will be allocated a mentor if possible.

Sign up link is https://forms.gle/wsRtmqwzdxrzV3NN9

We will send you an email later to confirm your mentor.


Near Peer Mentoring: Webinar Q&A for FY2 

In August 2021, Yorkshire and Humber Foundation School have opened up a new Mentoring Scheme. The aim of this scheme is for new FY1s in need of advice/ guidance can be matched to an FY2 'mentor' who can provide the support needed.

The Foundation School Director recently held a webinar for FY2's interested in becoming a mentor. The webinar concluded with a Q&A session, a recording of which will be uploaded for viewing shortly.

Further information on the Mentoring Programme, for both FY1s and FY2s can be found on the SuppoRTT page.

 


UKFPO Bulletin: 12 May 2022

Dear Colleagues, 

The UKFPO are pleased to invite you to view our latest bulletin via the below link.

UKFPO Bulletin / 12 May 2022

 

Best wishes,

UKFPO Team  

W. www.foundationprogramme.nhs.uk


 


Support for Trainees Requiring Additional Support - FDocs Plus Programme

The F|Docs Plus Programme is offering a pilot programme for trainees who may want additional support in the HEE Yorkshire & Humber region. This programme is part of the F|Docs Plus programme package. 

The support involves access to an appointed mentor who will support the trainee through the year with virtual sessions, agreed goals, plan and support with actions and accountability. 

Please find attached more information about the programme and how to sign up in the Documents section below. 

The pilot is initially for 45 trainees and places will be allocated as trainees sign up.


Foundation eLearning Programme Update - March 2022

Mental health assessment is a vital part of all doctors’ professional practice. How good are you at dealing with these patients? 

Available in the elearning for healthcare Foundation Programme (2021 curriculum) - these sessions cover areas in your curriculum on; FPC 1: Clinical Assessment, FPC 2: Clinical Prioritisation and FPC 5: Continuity of Care:  

Check the programme to see other sessions that might help you…  

You can sign in to the elearning with your login supplied by elearning for healthcare at any time during your foundation training: https://www.e-lfh.org.uk/programmes/foundationprogramme/.  

HORUS and TURAS have deep links to elearning for healthcare sessions from the Foundation Curriculum and therefore accessible to all trainees, making it quicker and easy to access the appropriate session linked to the curriculum. 

SCRIPT – supporting safer prescribing practices   

The SCRIPT Foundation programme is a suite of elearning modules specifically created to improve safety and competency among foundation trainees around prescribing, therapeutics and medicines management. The portfolios include 49 modules for foundation doctors, 8 modules for foundation dentists and 59 modules for foundation pharmacists

Each module takes approximately 60 minutes to complete and does not have to be completed in one sitting. Content has been authored by a team of expert healthcare professionals and is reviewed and updated on a regular basis.  Ask your Foundation school for advice on how to access the SCRIPT portfolios. 

 

Have you thought about a Career in Radiology?

Thursday 7 July 2022

Hear about:

  • National Recruitment 2023
  • Structured Training
  • Applying for Radiology
  • Life as a Radiologist
  • Optimising your CV

Suitable for all FY1, FY2 and other doctors in training and Senior Student Doctors

Cost £30 (Medical Students only £15)

(Closing date for applications - Friday 24 June)

Places are limited: For further information and a registration form please contact: Fiona.swift1@nhs.net

 

Foundation elearning programme update May 2022 

 

Welcome to your May 2022 update about the Foundation elearning programme.  

 

The Foundation elearning programme has been developed specifically for Foundation doctors by the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges in partnership with Health Education England elearning for healthcare (HEE elfh) and is approved by the UK Foundation Programme (UKFPO). 

 

Throughout your career you will work in a team, but sometimes that teamwork will cross traditional boundaries. How good are you at working with other teams across the secondary/primary care boundary? 

 

Available in elearning for healthcare Foundation Programme (2021 curriculum) - these sessions cover areas in your curriculum on; FPC 2: Clinical Prioritisation, FPC 3: Holistic Planning, FPC 4: Communication and Care, FPC 5: Continuity of Care and FPC 6: Sharing the Vision:  

Check the programme to see other sessions that might help you. 

 

You can sign on to the elearning with your login supplied by elearning for healthcare at any time during your foundation training: https://www.elfh.org.uk/programmes/foundation-programme/  

 

HORUS and TURAS have deep links to elearning for healthcare sessions from the Foundation Curriculum and therefore accessible to all trainees, making it quicker and easy to access the appropriate session linked to the curriculum. 

 

Dear Colleagues, 

 

The UKFPO are pleased to invite you to view our latest bulletin via the below link.

 

UKFPO Bulletin / 12 May 2022

 

Please share with your networks, including FTPDs and foundation doctors.

 

Best wishes,

 

UKFPO Team  

W. www.foundationprogramme.nhs.uk

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