Watch GM Primary Care and Community Nursing Forum 20/07/2021

Download resources and watch a recording of the virtual meeting of the Greater Manchester Primary Care and Community Nursing Forum held on Tuesday 20th July 2021.

The agenda included:

  • Welcome and introduction (Lesley Royle-Pryor, Primary and Community Nurse Lead, GM Health and Social Care Partnership)
  • GM Wellbeing Toolkit – supporting the cultural changes in our organisations (Sheni Ravji-Smith, System Organisational Development & Leadership Lead, GM Health and Social Care Partnership) 
  • Cervical cytology update (Sarah Jones, Screening and Immunisation Coordinator, GM Health and Social Care Partnership) 
  • Child Health Information Services (CHIS) data errors and incidents and cold chain incidents (Helen Benyon, Acting Screening and Immunisation Manager, GM Health and Social Care Partnership)     
  • Vaccination Training Pods (Kath Arrowsmith, Lead Nurse, Bolton GP Federation) 

Followed by breakout sessions focussing on:

  • GPN Foundation and GPN Fellowship Programmes (Louise Thornton, Interim Clinical Lead, Salford and Trafford Locality Training Hub) 
  • Non-Medical Prescribing / Advanced Nurse Practice (Cora Dunwell-Roberts, Clinical Educator, Bolton and Wigan Locality Training Hub) 
  • Health Care Support Worker Development (Dawn O’Brien, HMR Primary Care Academy Manager and Josie Hynes, GM Project Lead – Trainee Nursing Associates (TNAs) Social Care) 
  • Registered Nurse Degree Apprenticeship (Gemma Hall, Talent for Care Relationship Manager (Apprenticeships), North West Health Education England and Nadine Littler, Workforce Lead (Nursing & Midwifery) – Lancashire & South Cumbria, Health Education England) 


Watch recordings of the meeting and the breakout sessions below:

Main meeting

GPN Foundation and GPN Fellowship Programmes

Non-Medical Prescribing / Advanced Nurse Practice – to follow

Health Care Support Worker Development

Registered Nurse Degree Apprenticeship