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22nd September 2020

We're Hiring!

Take the next step with us on your career journey. We are the UK’s leading NHS insourcing and clinical service provider with contracts in a variety of specialties. Now we are looking to increase our team of employed nurses to support our Partner Trusts throughout the UK. Our company is a fast…
14th September 2020

Clinical Management of Advanced Skin Cancer

An article in the latest edition of Dermatology in Practice Our Founder, Dr Conal Perrett, and our deputy Dermatology Lead, Dr Ian Logan, have recently authored an article on the ‘Clinical Management of Advanced Skin Cancer’ in the current edition of Dermatology in Practice. A useful…
16th July 2020

Innovations in Clinical Practice Webinar: ENT

Join us on Wednesday 22nd July 18:00 – 19:00. 18WS is excited to announce we will be holding a series of Clinical Webinars about innovative practice under COVID 19. These are free and open to all. Our first Webinar will focus on ENT: Undertaking OPD clinics, theatres and surgical…
5th June 2020

COVID-19 Elective Care Recovery Webinar

Join us on Thursday 18th June 11:00 – 12:30 for this event. With 96.4% of the attendees from our last RTT Recovery webinar saying they would benefit from us running regular webinars, we are hosting a second event on the impact of COVID-19 on elective care and…
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…