Plymouth – Community Pharmacists Emergency Contraception PGD training
11th November 2019 6.30pm - 9pm
Seminar Room (SHiP, Level 5 (Orange Zone) Derriford Hospital, PL6 8DH
Aims of the session:
To update local community pharmacists in the use of oral emergency contraception PGDs for levonorgestrel (levonelle) and ulipristal acetate (ellaone) PGDs
Objectives of the session:
- To explain the key features of the three types of emergency contraception (including emergency copper IUD)
- To consider how levonorgestrel and ulipristal acetate fit into the provision of EHC in the pharmacy for under 25’s.
- To develop confidence and competence in identifying the most appropriate emergency contraception using available PGDs
- To develop skills in working with young people who have contraception and sexual health needsPlaces are limited and need to be reserved in advance – please contact Emma Collins (nurse consultant) firstname.lastname@example.org or Maria Gilbert (results and recall administrator) email@example.com tel 01752 (4)30172 for further information and to book your place.