Improving Outcomes for Surgery and Enhanced Recovery
This one day NHS conference will focus on how you can improve outcomes for patients after surgery by developing processes and tools to enhance physical and mental wellbeing both pre-operation and post-operation. Hear case study presentations and share best practice advice with your colleagues from across the country to enable you to drive forward your service.
Are you looking to implement processes and tools to drive forward surgery rehabilitation pre and post operation as well as during follow up? Utilise this unique opportunity to benchmark your service and hear new and implementable ideas from the whole surgery MDT so that you are equipped to fully support patients across their surgical journey.
By focusing on practical guidance to enable tangible change, you will leave this NHS conference ready to:
- Benchmark your surgery and rehabilitation MDT
- Optimise patients’ recovery pathways
- Upskill your recuperation times
- Support the physical and mental wellbeing of patients
- Tackle exercise based interventions
- Provide safe and effective nutritional advice
- Implement plans to develop a surgery school
- Reduce risks and complication for surgery
It is key to communicate and work effectively as a multi-disciplinary team to support patients along their rehabilitation journey, so bring your team along and benchmark your service against others. This event is suitable for but not limited to:
- Consultants, Anaesthetists and Surgeons working in Oncology, Orthopaedics, Geriatrics, Gynaecology, Cardiology
- Matrons, Sisters, Specialist Nurses and Nurse Leads
- Physiotherapist, Psychologists, Occupational Therapists
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This event follows Developing your Rehab after Critical Illness (RaCI) Service in March 2017 and Drive Forward Effective Rehabilitation for Patients after Critical Care in March 2018. These previous event were described as ‘inspirational and thought provoking’ and great to network & share ideas.’ One attendee wrote that it was ‘wonderful to see so many people focused on rehab and willing to share different methods used to improve services for patients and staff’.
View further details and find out how to buy the documentation for Developing your Rehab after Critical Illness (RaCI) Service
Drive forward and patients’ physical and mental wellbeing to progress rehabilitation from surgery.
|8.45||Registration, refreshment and networking|
|9.15||Chair’s opening remarks |
Sandy Jack, Consultant and Senior Researcher, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust
Innovations in prehabilitation
|9.25||National update: How the WesFit trial is leading the way for multi-disciplinary prehabilitation|
Working across organisations to improve outcomes for surgery: Wessex Cancer Alliance, the Wessex Cancer Trust and the council
Explore the impact of the trial on prehabilitation nationally: NHS England and STP outcomes
How will the trial continue and what is next for prehabilitation on a national level?
Sandy Jack, Consultant and Senior Researcher, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust
Driving forward surgery schools
|10.05||Case study: How Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust set up their surgery school |
How to develop, deliver and sustain a successful surgery school
Overcoming barriers: engagement, funding, staffing and resourcing
Assess the outcomes of surgery school and explore the next steps
Daniel Conway, Consultant in Anaesthesia and Critical Care Perioperative Medcine Lead, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust
|11.05||Implementing an integrated pilot programme: improving processes for patients and primary care|
Perioperative screening and early intervention for unhealthy behaviours undiagnosed chronic health conditions: The PREPWELL service
Development an online prehabilitation educational package for primary care: The PREP toolkit
James Durrand, Anasthesia Research Fellow and PhD Student, Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation, South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Northumbria University
Developing enhanced recovery
|11.45||Making enhanced recovery work in your service: improving outcomes for surgical patients |
How early ambulation can improve and accelerate rehabilitation after surgery
Working across your MDT to provide education for patients to help with return to health
Applying enhanced recovery to each surgical area: how can this work in practice?
Selina Ford, Enhanced Recovery Specialist Nurse, THe Christie NHS Foundation Trust
|12.25||Question, answer and discussion session|
|1.55||Implementing exercise based interventions and delivering prehabilitation classes |
From setting up to maintaining effective prehab classes and exercised interventions in your service
Assessing outcomes for prehab: tolerance to surgery and recuperation speed
How will prehab develop to further improve outcomes for surgery
Jonathan Weblin, Senior Physiotherapist and Team Leader, University Hospital Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
Improving patient wellbeing
|2.35||Providing effective nutritional support and education for patients pre-op and post-op|
Measuring the impcat and direct benefits that diet can have on outcomes for surgery
Implementing education support and tools for patients to encourage self-caare prior to surgery
Engaging the MDT to encourage patients to follow a strict diet and exercise regime to promote their return to health
Laura Nicholson, Dietician, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
|3.35||How to develop psychological support for patients both pre and post operation|
What is the psychological impact on patients? Exploring the influence on rehabilitation and follow up
Educating your MDT on how they can prevent PTSD, depression and anxiety and recognise delirium
Identify problems at follow up, offer short term advice and information on referral processes
Chloe Grimmett, NIHR Research Fellow, University of Southampton
|4.15||Discussion: How to drive forward enhanced recovery to further support patients in your service? |
The discussion session will allow you to share ideas and think outside the box to build a unique action plans to take back to your trust.
Sandy Jack, Consultant and Senior Researcher, University Hospital Southamption NHS Foundation Trust
|4.35||Close of day|
This day is being produced by Hope Frost. If you are interested in speaking please contact Hope at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling her on 01732 897788.
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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