To support greater awareness and understanding of the issues surrounding consent to treatment, the WRP has secured access to an e-learning platform developed by EIDO Healthcare and authored by Professor Harpwood of Cardiff University and Chair of Powys Teaching Health Board.
This e-learning platform is being finalised and Welsh health bodies are encouraged to promote use of the modules once available.
The modules that are currently available can be accessed via the following link - https://learning.wales.nhs.uk/course/view.php?id=1222
The modules are as follows:
EIDO Consent – Introduction - available
EIDO CM1 – Consent in Context the Legal Framework - available
EIDO CM2 – Consent in Practice - available
EIDO CM3 – Capacity and Consent - available
EIDO CM4 – End of Life Issues - available
EIDO SM1 – Obstetrics - under development
EIDO SM2 – Paediatrics - under development
EIDO SM3 – Consent in Emergency Medicine - under development
EIDO SM4 – Consent to Participation in Research - under development
EIDO Final Assessment - under development
The courses will carry CPD points from the ASGBI (Association of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland). There are 8 points to be gained in total. Each module carries 2 points.