Delirium Prevention, Assessment and Effective Management

Event Details

Date:
23 November 2020
Event Region:
London
Contact Name: Kerry Tarrant, Programme Director
Email Address:
Phone number:
07950 578710
Address:
West One De Vere, 9-10 Portland Place
London
W1B 1PR

This conference focuses on the prevention, assessment and management of people with delirium.  Through national updates and practical case studies the conference will equip you to spread the message that delirium is preventable, and develop your skills in the recognition, assessment and management of delirium. The conference will include case study sessions focusing on delirium and dementia, delirium following surgery, delirium in the ICU and delirium at the end of life.

 

This conference will enable you to:

  • Network with colleagues who are working to improve practice in the prevention, recognition, assessment and management of people with delirium
  • Learn from outstanding practice in prevention delirium
  • Reflect on national developments and learning
  • Understand latest evidence on the causes of delirium 
  • Learn from lived experience 
  • Implement principles of assessment for those at risk of delirium and those presenting with symptoms
  • Understand how you can reduce confusion and delirium following surgery 
  • Identify key strategies for improving psychological care of critical care patients with ICU associated delirium
  • Understand the role of a delirium outreach service in supporting patients at home with unresolved delirium
  • Learn from best practice in managing delirium at the end of life, and improving communication with patients and carers 
  • Self assess and reflect on your own practice
  • Gain cpd accreditation points contributing to professional development and revalidation evidence

20% Discount available with code hcuk20dm

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