E-learning modules


Assist RA e-Learning modules are an educational resource designed to support and empower you to positively impact the care of your rheumatology patients.

Each of the e-learning modules below has been developed in collaboration with the Assist RA steering committee to explore topics highlighted as important aspects of your role as nurses.

These modules have been developed to equip you with the necessary tools and skills to support you to achieve the best care for your patients.

These modules have been produced and funded by Galapagos

Introduction to rheumatology

Explore a broad range of topics, from the basics of inflammation and the immune system, to how inflammation impacts joints. Examine the different classes of medication used to treat inflammatory disease.

The course contains reference to a treatment class that the Galapagos product filgotinib belongs to. The Prescribing Information can be found in the header of this webpage.

Filgotinib is indicated for the treatment of moderate to severe active rheumatoid arthritis in adult patients who have responded inadequately to, or who are intolerant to one or more disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drugs (DMARDs). Filgotinib may be used as monotherapy or in combination with methotrexate (MTX).

Time to complete: 3 hrs
CPD points: 3

Health coaching and goal setting

Develop the skills and techniques needed to enhance conversations with your patients in a variety of consultation settings. Learn how to best support your patients in achieving their goals.

Time to complete: 3 hrs
CPD points: 3


UK-RA-NA-202202-00005 | Date of preparation March 2023