Learning Disabilities and Cancer Screening

Date And Time

Tue, 27 April 2021 13:00 – 14:00


A short information session to raise awareness of supporting people with a learning disability through cancer screening

Improving screening uptake in low participant groups is part of the PCN DES and this event will help to support engagement with Patients living with a learning disability, who we know access cancer screening programs less than people living without a learning disability. This session will be delivered by the KCHFT Learning Disability Community Nursing Team and will be looking at cancer screening. The session is aimed at GPs, Practice Nurses, Health Care Support Workers , Paramedic Practitioners and other HCPs working in Primary Care.