Jane Chiodini, travel health specialist nurse, describes her role and answers questions on travel health services in primary care, effective travel consultations and advising patients who are going away.
After completing this activity, healthcare professionals should be better able to:
Understand the value of pursuing an interest in travel medicine
Be aware of the latest advice on the Zika virus
Understand more about how to risk-assess patients who are going away
Appreciate why it is important for GP practices to provide travel heath services
Activity author Jane Chiodini Travel health specialist nurse Bedfordshire UK
This is a learning activity provided by MIMS Learning, featuring learning material and a test. Completing the test enables you to claim 0.25 learning credits (0.25 hours learning). This credit award is recommended by MIMS Learning based on completing the activity and reflecting on what you have learned. If you spend less time on the activity we recommend claiming fewer credits.
Please proceed with the activity until you have successfully answered all the test questions and completed your evaluation. You will then receive your MIMS Learning CPD certificate, which will be added to your CPD organiser for access at any time and may be exported to the Clarity & RCGP Appraisal Toolkit for GPs. This activity is offered at no cost.
Hardware and Software Requirements
A computer with an internet connection
Internet Browser: Internet Explorer 7.x or higher, Firefox 4.x or higher, Safari 2.x or higher, or any other W3C standards compliant browser
Additional Software: Adobe Flash Player and/or an HTML 5 capable browser maybe required for video or audio playback. PowerPoint or Adobe Acrobat Reader may occasionally be required