Resources

66 resources suitable for Professionals

  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

An introduction to adult acute oncology services, covering key principles, recognising conditions and initiating appropriate action to ensure safe and timely high-quality care.

  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Explore when and how to start conversations; how you can help someone discuss what's important to them and help them plan ahead for their future care.

  • Volunteers
  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Learn to identify people who may be experiencing financial problems and signpost towards help and advice.

  • Public
  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

How to use a bowel screening kit.

  • Public
  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

No-nonsense information about breast screening (mammogram).

  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

How to help patients and their families manage breathlessness more effectively

  • Staff
  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Extend support to people affected by cancer with a befriending scheme within your service or support group.

  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Helps you answer questions about employment and cancer with confidence.

  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Diagnosis and support of patients with cancer for general practitioners (GPs).

  • Public
  • Staff
  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Helping line managers support people affected by cancer in the workplace.

  • Public
  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Help for union reps when an employee is diagnosed with cancer.

  • Volunteers
  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Online resources and portfolio submission area for students on the relevant Cancer Support Course.

  • Volunteers
  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Online resources and portfolio submission area for students on the relevant Cancer Support Course.

  • Volunteers
  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Online resources and portfolio submission area for students on the relevant Cancer Support Course

  • Volunteers
  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Online resources and portfolio submission area for students on the relevant Cancer Support Course.

  • Volunteers
  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Online resources and portfolio submission area for students on the relevant Cancer Support Course.

  • Volunteers
  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Online resources and portfolio submission area for students on the relevant Cancer Support Course.

  • Volunteers
  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Online resources and portfolio submission area for students on the relevant Cancer Support Course.

  • Volunteers
  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Online resources and portfolio submission area for students on the relevant Cancer Support Course.

  • Volunteers
  • Professionals
Format: Face-to-Face
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Online resources and portfolio submission area for students on the relevant Cancer Support Course.

  • Volunteers
  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Online resources and portfolio submission area for students on the relevant Cancer Support Course.

  • Volunteers
  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Online resources and portfolio submission area for students on the relevant Cancer Support Course.

  • Public
  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Using the Acorn Approach with hospices and schools to change children and young people's attitudes to death and dying.

  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Guidance on good and bad practice around communication on clinical settings, based on the video series 'The Clinic - Not Good Enough'.

  • Professionals
Format: external service

Sage and Thyme model and foundation level workshop, teaching the core skills of dealing with people in distress.

  • Professionals
Format: external service

CHAIN is a free, multi-disciplinary support network of over 12,000 professionals working in health, social care, education, research and management.

  • Public
  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Patients explain the treatment pathway for head and neck cancer in a series of What Happens Next videos.

  • Professionals
Format: Community of Practice

A Community of Practice for members of the Head and Neck Practitioners Group to discuss ideas, share knowledge and store documents.

  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Increase your knowledge of evaluation and develop the skills and confidence to evaluate your work.

  • Public
  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Achieving quality in end of live care for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people.

  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Specialised support and guidance for Information and Support Professionals to ensure your service is effective and supports people affected by cancer.

  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Learn how to give information to a patient who has just been diagnosed with cancer.

  • Public
  • Staff
  • Volunteers
  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Increase your basic understanding of cancer and how it can affect people's lives.

  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Basic information about Cancer Patient Information Prescriptions.

  • Staff
  • Volunteers
  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

This resource helps you use social media tools professionally and effectively when supporting Macmillan.

  • Public
  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Two films that explain the impact of living with a laryngectomy, including the communication issues that can result.

  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Look at some of the late effects of cancer treatment and help signpost to useful sources of information and support.

  • Professionals
Format: external service

Individual and group grants to support the learning and career development of both Macmillan professionals and the wider cancer workforce.

  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Gain awareness of the legal and family matters that may arise when a relative is affected by cancer.

  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Assessment and management of problems with eating and weight loss in cancer patients with ACS (cachexia).

  • Staff
  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

MVQS is a specially designed tool to help assess and assure the quality of your volunteer management. It secures consistency across the board, so that each and every volunteer gets a great experience - no matter how or where they volunteer for Macmillan.

  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Identifying early signs and symptoms of malignant spinal cord compression (MSCC), enabling rapid referral and treatment to improve patient outcomes.

  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

The 3D Cassius video resource is a visual aid to support lymphoedema education programmes.

  • Staff
  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Supporting you with the Macmillan Quality in Information and Support Services (MQuISS®) standards. A one-stop-shop of information, guidance and other resources.

  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

A dramatic reconstruction that examines the issue of neutropenic sepsis.

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  • Public
  • Volunteers
  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Group

Resources and downloads for Northern Ireland Macmillan events.

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

A nutrition course for health and social care professionals developed by Bournemouth University.

  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Understand why nutritional care is a vital element of cancer care and how to manage and support patients' dietary needs.

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Community of Practice

Understand the future direction of Macmillan and its work to improve experience and reduce inequalities in this Community of Practice.

  • Professionals
Format: blended

An introduction to cancer which will help prepare practice nurses for their future involvement in cancer care within general practice.

  • Professionals
Format: blended

An introduction to cancer which will help prepare practice nurses for their future involvement in cancer care within general practice.

  • Staff
  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Good practice in promoting the information and support that Macmillan provides.

  • Public
  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

An audio recording by Hamish Marett-Crosby, of BBC Radio Jersey, recounting an experience of prostate cancer.

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Group

Private community for Mentors on the Role Development Programme to discuss, share and learn from their peers.

  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

This complements the induction information Macmillan GPs receive from their local Macmillan office and supports them in their role.

  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Revalidation for Nurses with the NMC is coming. What is it and what can Macmillan do to support you?

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Supporting nurses and allied health professionals with an interest in specialist cancer practice.

  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Supporting material to accompany the Guide to content, planning and delivery for a Macmillan Cancer Course for Practice Nurses.

  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

The insights into how to talk to patients about the issues surrounding sexuality and cancer.

  • Staff
  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Good practice in recruiting, training and supporting volunteers.

  • Professionals
  • Macmillan Professionals
Format: Webinar
Level: Foundation

Enable you to raise awareness of the importance of physical activity and signpost people to further support.

  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

A short video course for professionals to enable you to raise awareness of the importance of physical activity and signpost people to further support.

  • Staff
  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Supporting health and social care professionals and service users to implement the Macmillan Values Based Standard; with an introduction to the Care and Compassion Programme for health care assistants and support workers.

  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Help people with advanced cancer to manage their weight loss and eating related concerns.

  • Public
  • Staff
  • Professionals
Format: E-Learning

Refresh existing knowledge and gain new information on the occupational health impact of a cancer diagnosis on working age adults.

  • Professionals
Format: toolkit

Helping children and young people when someone close has cancer.