HC-UK events

As per a special reciprocal deal between BACCN and HC-UK we would like to offer 2 BACCN members free entrance to each of the following conferences.  Please email support@baccn.org with your contact details & BACCN number alongside a short rational as to why BACCN should support you to attend this specific event.  

BACCN will let you know the outcome ASAP with the view to complete the registration. 

Please note that if you are "selected" to attend and you are unable to do so, you should let the BACCN know (within 48 hours of the event being due to take place) as we would then like to offer the place to the next person (if you fail to do so, you may be held liable for the conference fee.  

BACCN Members also recieve 20% discount off ticket cost, quote hcuk20baccn at time of booking.

Current Conferences

Setting Up And Running Virtual Clinics

Friday 13 September 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

Chaired by Mr Bibhas Roy Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon and Virtual Orthopaedic Clinic Lead at Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, this conference focuses on setting up and running virtual clinics as proposed by the 2019 Long Term Plan.

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/running-virtual-clinics or email kerry@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #VirtualClinics

Ward Accreditation for Quality

Monday 16 September 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This conference focuses on developing systems and processes for ward accreditation for quality.   Ward accreditation can be used as a tool to encouraging ownership of continuous quality improvement at ward level, reduce variation and increase staff pride and team working within their ward areas.  Through practical case studies of NHS Trusts that have successfully introduced ward accreditation systems the conference will provide practical guide to implementing systems, and improving staff engagement in driving improvement on the ward.

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/ward-accreditation-quality or email kerry@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #wardaccreditation

Liberty Protection Safeguards: Implementation of the 2018 Mental Capacity (Amendment) Bill

Monday 23 September 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

The Mental Capacity (Amendment) Bill was introduced to the House of Lords on Tuesday 3 July 2018 and seeks to replace the ‘Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards’ (DoLs). The government has now developed a new system, known as ‘Liberty Protection Safeguards’, which will become law through the bill. This conference, which will be chaired by Alex Ruck Keene Barrister, 39 Essex Chambers & Former Consultant, Mental Capacity and Deprivation of Liberty Project, The Law Commission will update delegates on the implications of the new Bill and the implementation of the Liberty Protection Safeguards in your service.

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/deprivation-of-liberty-safeguards-conference or email sam@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow this conference on Twitter #DoLS

The Caldicott Guardian 2019: Ethical Decision Making & The Duty of Candour

Friday 27 September 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

Healthcare Conferences UK in association with Christopher Fincken, Independent Member UK Caldicott Guardian Council, (Chairman 2012-2017) are pleased to announce this National Caldicott Guardian Conference which will focus on the Caldicott Guardian and Decision Making – with particular emphasis on Ethical Decision Making and the Duty of Candour. Following the success of our previous Caldicott Guardian National Conferences, and feedback from our regular Caldicott Training Masterclasses, this conference will focus on developing your role as a Caldicott Guardian and developing your skills in leading Caldicott decision making in practice.

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/caldicott-guardian-ethical-decision-making or email kate@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #CaldicottEthics

Monitoring & Reducing Medication Errors in Hospitals National Conference 2019

Monday 7 October 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This conference focuses on reducing medication errors and resulting harm in hospitals in line with the WHO Medication without Harm Programme goal to reduce the level of severe, avoidable harm related to medications by 50% over the next five years. The conference aims to bring together clinicians, managers, medication safety officers and leads to understand current national developments, and to debate and discuss key issues and areas they are facing in improving and monitoring medication safety, and reducing medication errors and harm in hospitals. Following National Update sessions, the day will focus on effective reporting of medication incidents, monitoring medication errors and harm, managing a medication incident investigation and ensuring change occurs, supporting staff, reducing medication errors in practice and developing a medication error reduction programme.

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/medication-errors-and-harm-in-hospitals or email sam@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conversation on twitter #MedicationErrors

Developing the Role of the Nursing Associate

Wednesday 16 October 2019
The Studio Conference Centre, Birmingham

This conference will update delegates on developing the role of the Nursing Associate – understanding the elements of this new role, and how the role is being delivered in practice. Through national updates, case studies from the Nursing Associate test sites, and perspectives from Nursing Associates the conference will look at the developing role, regulation of the role, accountability, support and practice development, competence and how you can prepare for the introduction of the role in your service. Case studies will look at experiences in acute trusts, community and mental health. The conference will also discuss implementing the 2018 Guidance on Medicines Management and the Nursing Associate and the October 2018 Standards of Proficiency for Nurse Associates.

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/nursing-associate or email kerry@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #NursingAssociate

Nurse Clinics 2019

Friday 15 November 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

Chaired by Dr Richard Hatchett Author Nurse Led Clinic: Practice Issues Nurse Clinics 2019 will provide specialist nurses with a valuable opportunity to hear national updates and best practice for working at advanced practice, and setting up and running nurse led clinics and services in primary, secondary and community care across a number of specialties. With sessions designed for those who are looking to improve the effectiveness or expand existing nurse led clinics and services, or for beginners looking to set up their first clinic this event is essential for all nurses offering nurse led clinics and services.

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/nurse-clinics-2019 or email kate@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow this event on Twitter #NurseClinics19

Investigation and Learning from Deaths in NHS Trusts

Friday 15 November 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This National Conference focuses on improving the investigation and learning from deaths in NHS Trusts following the National CQC and NQB guidance, and Department of Health reporting requirements.

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/conferences-masterclasses/investigation-and-learning-from-deaths-in-nhs-trusts or email kate@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #CQCDeathsreview

Deteriorating Patient Summit

Friday 22 November 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

Recognising and Responding to the Deteriorating Patient & ensuring best practice in the use of NEWS2

The Deteriorating Patient Summit focuses on recognising and responding to the deteriorating patient through improving the reliability of patient observations and ensuring quality of care. The conference will include National De­velopments including implementing the recommendations from the May 2019 Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch Report Investigation into recognising and responding to critically unwell patients and case studies highlighting the effective implementation of NEWS2 – the recently updated National Early Warning Score.

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/conferences-masterclasses/deteriorating-patient-summit or email kate@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conference on Twitter #deterioratingpatient

HC-UK Masterclasses

HC-UK Also offer a number of Masterclasses which are listed below, these are not available under the free space offer but BACCN members are able to recieve 20% off the ticket price.

Social Media - A working tool for healthcare

Friday 4 October 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This is a workshop for healthcare professionals and comms professionals, to explore social media in health – on an individual and organisational level.  The workshop aims to give people knowledge, skills and resources to take back to their organisations and take social media in healthcare to the next level. 

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/social-media-in-healthcare or email sam@hc-uk.org.uk

Follow the conversation on twitter #HealthSoMe 

 

Presentation Skills Masterclass

Monday 4 November 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

The Presentation Skills Masterclass is aimed at clinicians and managers in health and social care who would like to develop their presentations skills. The masterclass is designed to provide an increased understanding of the skills and techniques required to deliver dynamic presentations.

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/presentation-skills-masterclass-nov or email sam@hc-uk.org.uk

What is a Proactive Safety Culture? Masterclass

Friday 22 November 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

This one day Masterclass will look at how to setup a Proactive Safety Culture. It will focus on how we can improve safety and be proactive in our Safety Culture. The day will focus on Safety, Culture and Human Factors.

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/proactive-safety-culture or email sam@hc-uk.org.uk

Masterclass: Information Governance in Practice: learning the principles of Information Governance Running an IG Department and Team

Monday 2 December 2019
De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

The purpose and aim of the Masterclass is to learn the principles of Information Governance and work through the different scenarios and look for best practice and processes to help your organisation deliver better Information Governance.

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/information-governance-in-practice or email kate@hc-uk.org.uk

Root Cause Analysis: 2 Day Intensive Training Course

10 December 2019 — Wednesday 11 December - De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

Facilitated by Kate Hill, Solicitor, InPractice this interactive and practical course will provide a structured approach to incident investigation from an initial understanding of the legal and factual context, through to information collection, analysis, the report and writing a final action plan. The first day will focus on information collection, data organisation and analysis. The second day of this interactive training will provide guidance on how to support staff and interview techniques. There will then be a root cause analysis case study. One of the most common complaints made about incident reports in the NHS is the lack of consistency. The aim of this course is to ensure a consistent approach to investigations that is supportive and solution orientated.

For further information and to book your place visit

http://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/courses/root-cause-analysis-training or email kate@hc-uk.org.uk