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Reducing & Managing Pressure Ulcers at the End of Life: Second National Conference

Monday 21 January 2019

De Vere West One Conference Centre, London
The prevention and management of pressure ulcers at the end of life must be balanced alongside the patients preferences presenting ethical dilemmas such as when prevention and active management should stop in the last days of life. This national conference focuses on the reduction and management of pressure ulcers at the end of life, from risk assessment to controlling pain and discomfort in the last days of life.
For further information and to book your place visit https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/managing-pressure-ulcers-end-of-life or email judi@hc-uk.org.uk
Follow the conference on Twitter 
#PUEndofLife

A Practical Guide to the Prevention and Management of Heel Pressure Ulcers

Thursday 7 February 2019

The Studio Conference Centre, Birmingham

This conference focuses on a practical guide to eliminating heel pressure ulcers and improving care and treatment in your service from prevention and risk assessment to management and treatment.

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/eliminating-heel-pressure-ulcers or email kate@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #heelpressureulcers

20% discount available by quoting ref: hcuk20ddrc when booking (*cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer. Full T&Cs available upon request).

Tissue Wound Interest Group (TWIG) Meeting

Tuesday 12th February 2019

DDRC Healthcare, Plymouth Science Park, PL6 8BU.

Light refreshments at 6.30pm for a 7.00pm start

No booking required. Free on site parking.

Plymouth Tissue Wound Interest Group (TWIG) is coordinated by ConvaTec and held at DDRC Healthcare. It provides a non-commercial opportunity for primary and secondary care clinicians to meet, learn together and share experiences in a relatively informal setting.

A Practical Guide to Effective Non-Medical Prescribing for Wound Care

Monday 25 March 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This important national conference provides an essential update for current and aspiring non medical prescribers on prescribing for wound care. Wound care is a growing area of non medical prescribing and one of the most common areas, it essential that nurse prescribers maintain the competence and skills to prescribe for wound management in an effective way, working with patients to improve wound management outcomes. Through national updates and practical case studies including acute care, district nursing and community, pressure ulcer management, wound care, oncology pressure ulcers & malignant wounds, moisture lesions and venous eczema the conference will look at how to develop and maintain prescribing competence, and how to develop effectiveness in post qualification practice.

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/nurse-non-medical-prescribing-wound-care or email judi@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #NMPWounds

20% discount available by quoting ref: hcuk20ddrc when booking (*cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer. Full T&Cs available upon request).

Tissue Viability Society – The Conference 2019

The Conference will be held in Southampton on the 1-2 May.

Information and booking here.

 

 

 

 

 

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