Learning Materials

The Learning Hub has a number of e-learning modules, courses, videos and self-assessments available which focus on a range of specialist clinical areas. Recently added learning materials appear at the top of this list, or you can search using the keyword and filter options.

Most of the learning materials are open to all registered users of the Learning Hub – please use the links above to register or log in to the site, then enrol yourself to view any material that interests you.

ThinkGlucose: Inpatient Care for People with Diabetes

This resource introduces the ThinkGlucose toolkit, which is used to manage inpatients with diabetes at Guy’s and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust, and shows how to use the blood glucose monitoring chart and guidelines.

Deaf Awareness in Healthcare

This e-learning package uses video scenarios and interviews to demonstrate some of the obstacles deaf and hard of hearing people face when accessing health services, and practical ways to improve communication in various healthcare contexts.

National Early Warning Score (NEWS)

This interactive presentation explains how to use the NEWS system, which is used at Guy’s and St Thomas' and King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trusts to standardise patients' physiological observations and assess the severity of acute illness.

Addressing Obesity in a Consultation

This interactive resource shows how to broach weight-loss sensitively and effectively with patients and devise a patient-centred action plan to improve their dietary or exercise habits.

Working with People with Intellectual (Learning) Disabilities

People with intellectual disabilities often experience problems accessing healthcare services. These resources provide ideas for how to adjust practice and communication to better support these patients and service users and meet their mental and physical health needs.