A One Day Education Event for Cancer Care Co-ordinators


This course is open to all Cancer Care Co-ordinators, Social Prescribers, Care Navigators based in Primary Care, within Kent & Medway, who support patients living with a cancer diagnosis. This event is run by the Macmillan Primary Care Team. Aim of the event:

  • To gain an awareness of cancer prevention, risk factors, screening & its uptake, 2ww referrals, safety netting, diagnosis & treatment.

  • To empower cancer care co-ordinators, who are involved in 3 month cancer care reviews and ongoing support to the patient through their cancer journey, to have the knowledge and skills to complete a review & signpost to appropriate services and care providers.

  • Gain knowledge of the immediate and long term effects of cancer.

  • To obtain the knowledge and tools to be able to signpost patients according to physical, emotional and practical support.

Dates available: 11/05/22 – Edenwood Place Aylesford ME20 7EZ (9:30-16:30) 26/05/22 – Glo Gen Margate CT9 4JJ (9:30-16:30) 13/06/22 – Kenward Trust Yalding ME18 6AH (9:30-16:30) 13/07/22 – Digital Innovation Centre Hawkinge CT18 7SS (9:30-16:30) To request a place on one of the above dates or for further information, please contact kmccg.macmillanprimarycare@nhs.net