HEART UK LearningZone
Expert support, guidance and education is at the heart of what we do at HEART UK and we have developed aids to professional development for nurses, GPs, community pharmacists and dieticians. Some courses provide formal qualifications and continuing professional development and assist towards fitness to practice and continuous learning.
Our E-Learning Courses
Tailored training, education and support for nurses, both primary care and secondary care based. This section has been designed to assist with requirements of the NMC’s revalidation.
We are developing this section to include learning developed for GPs by GPs. The section will include accredited training relevant for general practice and assist towards requirement of the GMC’s revalidation.
This section will include relevant guidance and support for community pharmacists on best practice, latest advice and medication.
Tailored for the continuing education, support and training for dieticians and providing the latest guidance and advice.
Supported HEART UK Training
HEART UK are pleased to be working with Diploma MSc who produce an awarding-winning online postgraduate course for health professionals
This course helps GPs to update their knowledge on lipid metabolism and hyperlipidaemia. It covers basic pathophysiology and epidemiology, and interpretation of blood results and case studies.
A modular e-learning programme of multiple-choice questions, leading to an award of continuing professional development (CPD) credits.
These resources are CPD point accredited and include topics covering what’s new in FH genetics, managing FH and lipid modification guidelines. The programme is managed by the Primary Care Cardiovascular Journal.
This resource provides supporting advice for patients to quit smoking, increase physical activity, and make positive dietary and lifestyle changes to help better manage their heart health.
This resource, composed of 5 clinical cases, assesses the user’s knowledge on assessing chest pain. Successful completion of the resource provides 1 hour of CPD.
This resource, composed of 10 clinical cases, assesses the user’s knowledge and understanding on the assessment and management of Familial Hyperlipidaemia. Successful completion of the resource provides 1 hour of CPD.
This resource, composed of 10 clinical cases, assesses the user’s knowledge on the assessment and management of lipid disorders. Successful completion of the resource provides 1 hour of CPD delivered.
The HEART UK LearningZone has been developed to provide the expert guidance, support and education essential to provide the highest standards of care and support for people affected by raised cholesterol. The LearningZone was launched at the HEART UK Annual Scientific...read more