This page is for Professionals that have ME patients in their care or who are wishing to find out about severe Myalgic Encephalomyelitis and how to care for them
2021 – HEALTH Learn about M.E. – free CPD training for health professionals in the UK
GENERAL New support for professionals on managing ME-CFS and Long Covid
GPs, medical students and allied health professionals in the UK can now access free
online training on the diagnosis and management of ME-CFS.
At present diagnosis remains very slow and management and treatment can be
disjointed and ineffectual. Online professional education can make a big difference in effective practice and so ease the burden of illness.
This news item highlights funding to support dissemination of the module in the UK. However the module can be undertaken by doctors anywhere in the UK, indeed anywhere in the world
Template letter that can be used to send to health professionals, in order to encourage them to take up the training
CPD Module template letter March-2021
Display poster of the CPD module
Podcast explaining module
ME info sheet
Patient info for professionals leaflet
ME Severity scale
And for professionals providing personal or hospital care