Service Collaboration to Improve Ulcer Care - 24th September 2019

This trail-blazing national NHS conference will focus on developing a gold standard across wound care services. Build on your understanding of ulcer care to bridge the gap between community and acute services, reduce variability and increase accessibility. Throughout this unique day, you will share best practice and workable ideas for tackling variation, improving time to heal and reducing amputations.

Why should you attend?

This NHS conference has been specially crafted to optimise your ulcer care practice and streamline your service through collaborative work. Throughout the day you will be encouraged to reflect on your good practice, national wound care strategies and patient pathways. You will leave this education day with the inspiration to develop your ulcer care practice by:

  • Improving access and standards: the importance of early treatment with GIRFT and the national wound care strategy
  • Reducing variation in service delivery: tackling inequality and delivering clinical standards across acute services
  • Develop your ulcer care: create specialised wound care teams and the role of the Non-Medical Consultant in acute wound care
  • Considering new ideas to tackle issues surrounding procurement and ensuring the consistency of the standard of treatment

Key learning outcomes

This unique and inspirational networking day will connect you with like-minded professionals with similar clinical goals. Be inspired by hearing case studies of clinical progression and take away implementable ideas for change to improve your ulcer care and clarify patient care pathways. You will leave this NHS networking forum, with the motivation to:

  • Gain new insights into wound care strategy
  • Establish the Get It Right First Time (GIRFT) initiative
  • Benchmark education and training to improve patient care
  • Advance service collaboration for a clearer patient pathway
  • Reduce variation within your service and product procurement
  • Progress specialised non-diabetic ulcer care to reduce amputations

Who should attend?

This national networking forum with bring together Tissue Viability, Podiatry and Vascular Specialist Nurses and Consultants from Acute and Community Care from across the country. Take one day out to benchmark your services and identify opportunities for collaboration and improvement.

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