The South East Leadership Academy offers talent and leadership development opportunities for future and current leaders and managers empowering you to create a truly inclusive and vibrant leadership community across the South East to deliver better health and care outcomes for our patients.
Price: Fully funded by NHS Sussex – open to all Sussex employees in health and social care or £50 if you work outside of these areas to include all course materials.
Where: Virtual via Microsoft Teams
Suitable for all health and social care professionals from all clinical settings.
This half study day can be used as a refresher for the principles of recognising dying or to improve and gain knowledge base. The focus will be on ensuring the difference to people receiving end of life care and their families through identifying the dying phase. The course does not focus on symptom management as this knowledge can be accessed on alternative courses. Group discussion will feature as part of this short course and the aim is to increase your confidence in this highly important area wherever you work in health and social care.
Key learning outcomes:-
Understand signs of approaching death (last few days) and signs of impending death.
Awareness of reversible conditions at end of life.
Analysis and application of the barriers and issues in diagnosing dying (including recent NIHR research, April 2022).
Understand the NICE guidance on ‘care of dying adults in the last days of life’ (2015) and current guidance.
This course links to specific subject areas and tiers within the EoLC Core Skills Training Framework.
This course will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams which can be booked below – please ensure that individual emails are supplied as we are unable to accept generic emails. After booking you will receive a joining link to the email address you have registered by the day before the event. This link is specific to the individual and we respectfully ask that this is not shared in anyway.
Suitable for all non-clinical staff working in health and social care.
Non-clinical staff have an important role to play alongside other team members in the journey of people who are receiving palliative care, and towards the end of their lives.
This will be an emotive course that includes videos.
This course will enable you to;
Understand the key principles of palliative care
Identify your role in the multi-disciplinary team
Describe the importance of planning ahead
Understand the importance of good communication.
This course will be held virtually via Microsoft Teams which can be booked below – please ensure that individual emails are supplied as we are unable to accept generic emails. After booking you will receive a joining link to the email address you have registered by the day before the event. This link is specific to the individual and we respectfully ask that this is not shared in any way.
Live podcast | The care exchange series 4 launch – In conversation with Neil Eastwood In a Skills for Care first, please join us for a special live episode of the care exchange to launch our fourth series of the podcast for managers in social care, where we will be chatting with Neil Eastwood, CEO and founder of Care Friends and author of Saving Social Care.
Thursday 28 September 2023, 10:00 – 11:00 Live podcast using Zoom