This intensive interactive day will give delegates the opportunity to really drill down into the mechanics of setting up and delivering this transformational new service, designed to ease the pressures on urgent services by delivering timely complex geriatric assessments and care.
Many attendees to this event completed an evaluation form, and we are pleased to share with you some of the comments made about this day:
Enlightening. We have a frailty unit and this will help in its developmentAintree University Hospital NHS Trust
Two very knowledgeable and interesting speakers who clearly have a lot of experience and passion for the care of elderly adultsBarnsley Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Great stuff – good insightHammersmith & Fulham Council, Westminster City Council and Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea
Insightful and would recommend the courseBarts Health NHS Trust
Very useful to share knowledge and information regarding different models of care for frail older adultsGuy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
The documentation from Frailty Assessment Unit which took place on 03 February 2015 in Manchester, includes the following presentations:
- Session 1: The Frailty Assessment Unit at RHUS - • Understanding the challenges of our ‘Older population’ in Acute Care • Separating age from Frailty (The Bournemouth Criteria) • Defining our population (data from ED) • The First Pathway and evaluation process
- Session 2: The Frailty Assessment Unit at RHUS - • Our current model • Engaging community services • Pathways for the West Midlands Ambulance services • Education and training – workforce issues • Documentation
- Session 3: The Frailty Assessment Unit at RHUS - • Keeping the backdoor open • Length of Stay Reviews • In-reach Service / Advanced Nurse Practitioners • External Business – utilising the Private Sector
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