Parkinson's awareness: a 15-minute online presentation for ward staff (Excellence Network)

This free 15-minute online presentation from Parkinson's UK will help ward staff understand the key issues when caring for people with Parkinson's.

15 minutes
Event / learning type

This programme pulls together the key symptoms and issues that can impact on a person with Parkinson's and their care when admitted to a hospital ward.

You can watch it below, and hospitals can put a link to this page up on their intranet to encourage staff to watch the presentation. 

How can I get a copy of the film?

If you would like to use this resource in your own organisation please email: 

[email protected].

The film is made available under a Creative Commons licence BY-NC-ND. It is important that you understand the legal restrictions for using this film.

What will participants learn?

Participants will:

  • have an increased knowledge and understanding of Parkinson's
  • better understand the needs of people living with Parkinson's, and their families
  • recognise the importance of time sensitive drug management
  • know the resources available to improve practice in hospitals therefore improving care for people with Parkinson's

Who is it for?

Any staff working on a hospital ward.


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Parkinson's awareness: a 15-minute online presentation for ward staff

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Duration: 15 minutes