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Psoriasis in Practice (PiP)

10-study hours
This programme has been accredited by
the RCN Centre for Professional Accreditation until April 4th 2019

(New course under review for revalidation with RCN.)

E-Learning course for primary care nurses and other healthcare professionals:

Course details: 

  • Evidence-based content
  • Includes latest NICE and SMC guidance
  • Images
  • Signs
  • Symptoms
  • Patients perspective and personal stories (video interviews)
  • Treatment options
  • Worth 10-study hours
  • Certificate issued on completion by RCN Centre for Professional Accreditation
  • Cost of course £50

Learning Outcomes:

  • Understand what psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis means to people and how their quality of life may be compromised.
  • Recognise that psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis are more than a skin and joint condition.
  • Be able to advise people with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis on managing their condition effectively.
  • Know when patients need more help and when to refer to specialist services.

How to apply for the course:

PiP's Approach:

PiP concentrates on the patient perspective, because it’s the best way to find out the impact of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis and their cost to patients’ wellbeing.

The course content also covers published guidelines for the care and treatment of patients with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis.

The course is run by the Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis Alliance.

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