Paediatric Unscheduled Care Pathways
Attend this unique, case study driven and informative paediatric conference and leave the day equipped with new tools and knowledge to effectively deliver change for unscheduled care. This one day conference will enable you to progress your service by covering the key issues of referral pathways, rapid access clinics, communication with community care and admission prevention.
Would you like to come together with like-minded NHS professionals to discuss new ideas for improving your unscheduled care pathways? Attending this paediatric conference will not only give you a clearer view on integrating A&E with children’s’ acute and community services but will also equip you with new ideas for implementing changes into your service.
This paediatric conference will help you to overcome the day to day challenges of reducing admissions and improving referrals within a busy paediatric setting. Come along to this one day seminar and discover realistic ways that your service can:
- Progress alternative patient pathways
- Develop a plan for overcoming the challenges
- Establish rapid access clinics and children’s assessment units
- Reduce your admissions to A&E and acute services
- Implement innovative ideas for referral pathways
- Improving communication with community and acute services
- Integrated your A&E department
This insightful seminar will offer interesting presentations to help you proactively address the challenges facing paediatric unscheduled care. It has been developed to suit the specific needs of:
- Paediatric A&E, Acute and Community Ward and Service Managers
- Paediatric Matrons, Sisters and Unit Managers
- Advanced Paediatric Nurse Practitioners
- Paediatric Consultants
- Practice Facilitators and Education Leads
- Commissioners for Paediatric Services
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|9.00||Registration, refreshments and networking|
|9.30||Chair’s opening remarks|
Sue Eardley, Head of Invited Reviews, Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health
Establishing rapid access clinics
|9.40||Overcoming a lack of guidelines and standards to build a quality rapid access service|
Forming your service: exploring the options of GP and patient referrals to the clinic
Putting building blocks in place: educating colleagues, patients and staff about the service
From review to implementation: successes and pitfalls of varying models of rapid access clinics
Debbie Killman, Ward Manager, Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
|10.20||Case study: How a paediatric rapid access clinic was set up and established|
Understanding the drivers and challenges of setting up the clinic: getting commissioners on board
Assessing the clinic location, workforce and patient requirements to ensure efficiency
Measuring the outcomes: acute admissions and patient satisfaction
Harriet Barraclough, ST6 Trainee and Future Leaders Fellow, The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust and Health Education England
Driving forward innovative referral pathways
|11.20||Case study: Insight and evidenced outcomes from the integration of GPs with paediatric models of care|
How to plan, fund and deliver integrated urgent and emergency care within your service
Step by step process: integrating outpatient primary and secondary care
Outcome measures: the reality of integration for patients on an unscheduled care pathway
Anna Mead, GP Fellow, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust
|12.00||Case study: Setting up an integrated care, patient based and individualised approach|
Developing a service that centres on patient experience: re-focusing the referral pathways
How the funding works in practice: enabling and implementing change
Overcoming the challenges: engaging your workforce and collaborating with an MDT
Marianne Leach, Consultant Paediatrician, St George's University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
|12.40||Question, answer and disucssion session with morning speakers|
|2.00||Case study: Insight into the workings of an integrated A&E department|
How to fully integrate and staff your A&E department
Insight and understanding of short stay assessment beds on paediatric models of care
Outcome measures: admissions, integration and patient experience
Nathan Griffiths, Consultant Nurse - Paediatric Emergency Medicine Governance Lead, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust
Improving communication with community services
|2.40||The doctor REALLY will see you now: an innovative Paediatric Unscheduled Care Project|
From idea to implementation: engaging patients and staff, education and training the workforce and collaboating in the community
Measuring the outcomes: avoiding admissions, improving patient pathways and reducing transfers
Taking forward the project: assessing how different areas can adapt the service for their needs and how it can develop
Donald Macgregor, Clinical Lead, North of Scotland Paediatric Unscheduled Care Project and President, Scottish Paediatric Society
Preventing paediatric admissions
|3.40||How Paediatric Assessment Unit can reduce inpatient admissions and improve patient experience|
Outlining the practical challenges of setting up a new co-located PAU with short stay facility in the children's ED
Designing the PAU pathway in partnership with children and families who use the service
Outcomes: measuring the impact on inpatient admissions to the wards and patient satisfaction
Lucy Weavers, Divisional Nursing Director, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
|4.20||Question, answer and discussion session with afternoon speakers|
|4.30||Close of day|
Share knowledge on how you can reduce admissions and improve referrals to A&E and acute services, with informative presentations by:
This pricing structure applies across this conference and related events
- NHS or Public Sector for one place £399 + VAT
- NHS or Public Sector for two or three places (each) £299 + VAT
- NHS or Public Sector for four places (each) £279 + VAT
- Commercial Organisation for one place £699 + VAT
- Commercial Organisation two or three places (each) £599 + VAT
- Commercial Organisation four or more places (each) £579 + VAT
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- Bed & Breakfast accommodation for Thursday 8th March 2018 at Holiday Inn Birmingham City Centre, Smallbrook Queensway, Birmingham : £92 + VAT (subject to availability. Lower rates may be found by booking directly with on-line accommodation website)
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Saint Andrews Stadium, Cattell Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, B9 4RL, Tel: 0344 557 1875.
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Travel is not included in the conference fee. It is the responsibility of each delegate to make their way to the conference venue in adequate time. The conference organisers are not liable for any delays or non-attendance resulting from delayed or suspended transportation.
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Substitutions & Name Changes
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Certification of Attendance
A certificate for Continuing Professional Development will be given to each participant who completes the course, as a record of your continuing professional training and development.
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If you are unable to attend or would like to pick up an additional set of documentation on the day, the event documentation is available for purchase at £89 per set.