Supporting vulnerable patients from medically
A co-produced e-learning programme for pharmacy and health professionals
Vulnerable patients and people who are medically under-served find accessing health and screening services challenging. Our research suggests that people’s experience with pharmacy and other health services is variable. Many experience discrimination or disadvantage as a result of their status. Extra support is urgently needed.
We are a team of researchers who have co-produced with patients an e-learning programme for pharmacy and other health professionals. Watch the video and hear why you will benefit from the e-learning below:
How we co-produced the e-learning
Who was involved
People who belong or represent medically under-served groups worked in partnership with pharmacy professionals to co-produce this e-learning.
We used mixed patient–professional workshops to explore patient experiences and thoughts.
We co-developed ways health professionals could improve engagement with them.
Access the e-learning here!
Using real-life stories,
we illustrate some of the challenges the medically
under-served face managing
This e-learning is designed
to enable you to reflect on
how you identify and approach
patients that are
This resource will help you to improve your awareness and understanding of individuals who are under-served and the health challenges they face.