Stop the Pressure Conference

Stop the Pressure Conference

Stop the Pressure Conference

November 17th 2015, 9am – 4pm

Village Hotel, Waterfold Business Park,

Rochdale Rd, Bury, BL9 7DB

This conference is aimed at staff nurses, ward managers, practice nurses, district nurses, care home nurses, podiatrists, healthcare assistants and other professional groups responsible for preventing pressure ulcers.

The theme of the day is putting a stop to pressure ulceration by stimulating debate, discussion and learning. It will showcase best practice including lots of practical support and ideas. Key speakers will include Ruth May, Nurse Director of Monitor, formerly Chief Nurse at NHS Midlands and East where Stop the Pressure Campaign was introduced. You will hear from experts within the field of Governance and Safeguarding and a patient who has kindly agreed to tell his story of developing pressure damage. In addition to a series of interactive workshops, there will be a mock coroners inquest facilitated by Weightmans Solicitors.

There will be an opportunity to visit exhibition stands and network with fellow colleagues.

This event is free of charge. Refreshments will be provided.

Book your place now so you don’t miss out. Please complete the booking form below and email it to Lynne Bonnett, or send by post to Lynne Bonnett, Communication and Events Coordinator, room 218, second floor, Trust Headquarters, North Manchester General Hospital, Delauneys Road, Crumpsall, Manchester, M8 5RB.

Stop the Pressure Conference 17th November 2015: Booking Form

Special Requirements (Dietary, Access, etc)

There will also be a series of workshops that will run in the morning and be repeated in the afternoon. It would help us greatly if you could indicate which sessions you would like to attend and we will try to accommodate your preference. A list of the workshops may be found below. Choose 1 workshop in the morning and 1 in the afternoon.

Workshops / morning / afternoon
Workshop 1. Top 10 tips in pressure ulcer prevention
Workshop 2. Disability and Visibility: Treating patients with vulnerable skin who lack capacity’
Workshop 3. Learning from experience - pressure ulcer root cause analysis
Workshop 4. A patient journey – the perfect picture in pressure ulcer prevention?
Workshop 5. Support surfaces made easy

For more information or to book a place, please emailLynneBonnett, Events Co-ordinator, or call 0161 922 3090.

Booking Terms and Conditions

A place at the event outlined on the booking form will only be reserved on receipt of a completed booking form. An acknowledgement will be sent to the email address on the booking form.

As we are not charging for this event, please let us know at the earliest opportunity if you cannot come to the event after booking your place. This will enable us to offer the place to another delegate.