Oral Cancer CPD

Oral Cancer CPD

Train Your Team to Save Lives!

The dental team know ‘why’ it is important to implement oral cancer screening in primary care and ‘what’ to do to educate patients and the public. This course gives you the ‘how’. Engage the whole team in the management of oral cancer and meet GDC and CQC requirements at the same time. GDC recommended/core and verifiable CPD.

Aims and Objectives:-

  • Raise awareness of the escalation of oral cancer and why we are seeing the trend
  • Explore predisposing factors and the emergence of the Human Papilloma Virus
  • Implement a ‘triage’ system on reception
  • Advise and reinforce a 50:50 intra to extra-oral screening process in surgery
  • Explore the importance of a robust referral system
  • Educate each team member as to their role and responsibilities within the screening system
  • Assist clinicians and the management team to meet their professional responsibilities to implement oral cancer screening
  • Improve communication between the dental team and patients when discussing oral cancer
  • Look at how this course meets CQC Fundamental Standards

Training Delivery and Cost

  • In-house training
  • Delivered as a 2-3 hour ‘Lunch and Learn’
  • Timings are flexible
  • Food can be provided on request (inclusive)
  • Remote support is provided following the course
  • Maximum of 20 delegates
  • £495 (inclusive of VAT)