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9th April 2020

Newsletter 9th April 2020

All staff members We continue to be very grateful for all your hard work in health care and your loyalty to us at 18 Week Support. We have decided to produce a weekly newsletter to inform you of what we are doing to provide clinical support to…
26th March 2020

COVID-19 - Major Incident Control Room

At 18 Week Support, we are working with trusts and NHS England to help minimise the adverse consequences of COVID-19 on clinical capacity decisions for patients on urgent non-COVID-19 pathways and because we know your time is particularly precious at the moment, we have also created a Fact Sheet for…
26th March 2020

COVID-19 – Staff Update

Dear Colleague, I thought you might welcome an update about how we are working with trusts and NHS England to help minimise the adverse consequences of COVID-19 on clinical capacity decisions for patients on urgent non-COVID-19 pathways. And also, what we are doing to support you at this difficult time.
20th March 2020

New paper published by the Clinical Team at 18 Week Support

Dr Conal Perrett and Dr Ian Logan, both part of the 18 Week Support Clinical team, worked together to generate important research that improves patient skin cancer outcomes. The research has been 10 years in the making and is due to be published in the Dermatologic Surgery journal.
18th March 2020

Consultant Dermatologist at 18 Week Support contributes to research into the use of Nicotinamide in chemoprevention of skin cancer

Keratinocyte cancers are the most common type of skin cancer amongst the light skin population (DermNet, 2019), with rates increasing annually. The primary cause of this form of cancer is exposure to ultraviolet radiation, though it can also be a result of genetic disorders, smoking and immunosuppression. Immunosuppression can occur…
3rd March 2020

Source Group & 18 Week Support Event

Assuring Patient Care & Visibility in Waiting List Management is taking place in London on the 24th of April 2020 from 10am to 3.30pm at The Gowling WLG. Places are FREE for senior NHS delegates. Book via this link https://source-group.uk/bookevent…
20th December 2019

Our November Patient Satisfaction Results are in!

#PatientExperience! In the month of November, we received 1,910 responses! 18 Week Support are very proud of these results and of all our amazing clinical staff around the UK. Thank you, keep up the great work! #results #insourcing …
13th November 2019

TVEG & GENIE presents Group Meeting Study Day

Thames Valley and Essex Gastroenterology Nurses Group presents 2019 Group Education Study Day, sponsored by 18 Week Support on the 14th of December 2019 at the Educational Centre – UCH. *delegates must all be working within Endoscopy/Gastroenterology* . Book a place now! https://lnkd.in/e56EmpC…
7th August 2019

Source Group & 18 Week Support Event

Assuring Patient Care & Visibility in Waiting List Management” is taking place in Harrogate on the 19th of September from 10am to 3.15pm at The Crown Hotel. Places are FREE for senior NHS delegates. Book https://lnkd.in/gQ6bs2B…
31st July 2019

Insourcing article in the NHE Magazine

The latest edition of the National Health Executive on Insourcing written by NHS SBS has been recently published, subscribe via this link to see more: http://www.nationalhealthexecutive.com/Digital-Edition #NHS #Insourcing…