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LAS study day: Intermediate care - when is it safe not to convey?

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Cassel Hospital

1 Ham Common

Richmond

TW10 7JF

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London Ambulance Service staff are invited to an intermediate care study day which will take place on Thursday the 8th December 2016 at The Cassel Hospital, 1 Ham Common, Richmond, Surrey, TW10 7JF.


Registration is between 8:30 – 9:30am and the study day will finish by 5pm:

• Parking is available around Ham Common – beside the Cassel Hospital

• Free lunch, and tea & coffee will be provided

• This is a free CPD event with certificate

• Staff will not be released for this event, no overtime or time in lieu is available.


Intended topics will include:

Intermediate care services - in Hounslow / Ealing / Hammersmith - including Rapid Response & Single Point of Access.

Breathlessness (COPD / HF) - who can safely be left at home for Rapid Response and what might happen next for these inderviduals in intermediate care or other frailty pathways

Falls - differential diagnoses, when to convey and who might be suitible for Rapid Response, what other pathways are availible for inderviduals who have fallen?

Confusion and capacity - Covering differentials about confusion (acute/chronic) and where delirium can safely be managed at home.

Q&A Panel which will include challenging cases


For more information or any enquiries, please contact:

Ed Sammons: Ed.Sammons@wlmht.nhs.uk

Lisa Goldsmith: Lisa.Goldsmith@lond-amb.nhs.uk


This is a non-unifromed event.

Please be aware that the proposed topics may change on the day due to unforseen circumstances.

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