This e-learning course is aimed at GPs; nurse; rescribers; PCN and practice pharmacists and pharmacy technicians; medicines optimisation teams and community pharmacists. The course has nine modules including the self-management and pharmacological treatment of asthma; asthma guidelines; the use of high dose steroids and steroid cards; review and follow-up and the COVID-19 pandemic for people with asthma. There's also two practical case studies covering the management of asthma in an adult and a child. It includes end of module quizzes and a final assessment with a pass mark of 70% being required to complete the course and receive a certificate.
We are an NHS funded not-for-profit organisation that supports quality, optimised prescribing for patients. We produce evidence-based resources and tools for primary care commissioners, and provide a platform to share innovation across the NHS. Most of our materials are publicly available, however we also provide a range of data and intelligence tools, webinars and events for our subscribers. We also aim to engage with a broad range of stakeholders including patients and carer groups, the pharmaceutical industry and voluntary sector organisations.