The Accident and Emergency Summit and Exhibition 2016
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The Accident and Emergency Summit and Exhibition 2016

The Accident and Emergency Summit and Exhibition 2016

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Adelphi House

Salford, United Kingdom

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The Accident and Emergency Summit and Exhibition 2016

The future of urgent and emergency care


Accident and Emergency departments across the NHS are experiencing high levels of pressure due to rising patient numbers and funding cuts. People attending A&E jumped from 16.5 million in 2003/4 to 22.3 million in 2014/15, contributing to hospital failures to meet targets on processing and wait times.

A&E departments are also suffering from the staffing crisis that is occurring across the NHS, with a NICE report finding that they are short staffed almost half of the time. In addition to these already serious challenges, NHS funding cuts mean A&E departments across the country are being closed or merged, increasing pressures on remaining services.


Join us for The Accident and Emergency Summit and Exhibition - The future of urgent and emergency care for exclusive insights from policy makers and experts on the following topics:

  • Services – What approach can hospitals take to protecting standards of service despite austerity, staffing shortages and increased pressure?

  • Staffing – How can A&E departments meet the challenge of maintaining safe staffing levels in the midst of staff shortages and a clampdown on agency worker spending?

  • Funding – What impact have austerity measures had on the challenges facing A&E departments, and what can be done to mitigate these effects?


Headline Speakers:



  • Dr Clifford Mann FRCEM FRCP FRCPE FRCA

    Dr Clifford Mann FRCEM FRCP FRCPE FRCA

    Royal College of Medicine

    President

  • Ian Lush

    Ian Lush

    Imperial College Healthcare Charity

    Chief Executive

  • Dr Mark Ragoo

    Dr Mark Ragoo

    University Hospitals of North Midlands

    Consultant in Emergency Medicine

  • Dr James Raitt

    Dr James Raitt

    Bydand Medical Consulting

    Freelance Emergency Medical Consultant/ Director

  • Parveen Tamadon-Nejad

    Parveen Tamadon-Nejad

    Salford University

    Lecturer in Law



Why Attend?

  • Discover innovative new strategies for maintaining service standards whilst facing the combination of challenges facing emergency care.

  • Come and explore our exhibition, where leading suppliers of healthcare technology designed for emergency care will showcase exciting and innovative products. Enjoy the opportunity to see new technology in action, learn how it can improve outcomes, and forge lasting business partnerships.

  • Connect with over 200 high quality delegates involved in emergency care, problem solve shared challenges with other professionals and learn from the experiences of others.

  • Attend a variety of topical seminars, engaging interactive activities, and keynote panel discussions with experts in emergency care.

  • Quiz experts from across a variety of disciplines to gain exclusive insights into pioneering approaches to care and the latest research.

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