Event Details
National Centre of Rehabilitation Education (NCORE)
Derby Teaching Hospitals, London Road Community Hospital, London Road, Derby. DE1 2QY
E: uhdb.ncore@nhs.net    P: (01332) 254679    W: www.ncore.org.uk
Event ID:2841
Date:10th November 2020
Duration:1 day(s)
Location:Derby DE1 2QY
Venue:London Road Community Hospital
Trainer:Jack March Bsc (hons) MCSP
Availability:  Yes (05/07/2020 07:30:27)
Course Aims

This course will cover the recognition of Rheumatology and Systemic Inflammatory Disorders; following recognition the appropriate immediate management, investigations and onward referral as well as the required Physiotherapy management of such presentations.

Learning Outcomes
  • Recognition - Overview of Rheumatology
  • Specific condition recognition including but not limited to Rheumatoid Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Axial Spondyloarthropathy and Connective Tissue Disorders
  • Proceeding on recognition including onwards referrals
  • Investigation
  • Management
  • Appropriate blood tests and interpretation
  • Appropriate imaging
  • Physiotherapy management of the conditions
  • Signposting
  • General Health
Who will Benefit

Suitable for Physiotherapists, Osteopaths, Chiropractors and/or podiatrists of all experience levels.

Additional Information

Jack is a Physiotherapist, qualified in 2008 from Plymouth University and after rotational posts settled into Rheumatology which he has made his specialty since 2011. He has given seminars, lectures and full day courses on Rheumatology subjects, mostly covering the topics of Recognition, Investigation and Management. These have been aimed at Allied Health Professionals (Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Nurses...) but have also been attended by Medical Colleagues from GP practice.

His current roles alongside the provision of CPD include:
- ALP (Advanced Level Physio) for Nuffield Health
- Rheumatology Clinical Lead for Chews Health and Project Lead of The Physio Matters Podcast Team

  • Attendance certificate will be issued.
  • CPD: 6 hours.
Fees / Funded Places
  • £155.00
  • Limited funded places may be available for AHP's and Nurses working for the NHS within the East Midlands.

  • Refreshments available.