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Urgent care in and out of hours

Wed, 25 Jan 2017

Engineers' House , Clifton , BS8 3NB

Coffee from: 8:30am

Start by 9:00am and close by 4:30pm

Overview

This course will facilitate discussion and learning about managing a broad range of acute problems presenting in and out of hours. The facilitators are all GPs doing regular out of hours work for either Brisdoc or Vocare in Somerset. The day will be based around cases and scenarios, and learning will incorporate discussion and reflection about managing challenging situations, risk and decision making, as well as local and national guidelines. Topic areas include the acutely unwell child, acute problems in adults, the frail elderly with complex problems, end of life care, abnormal lab results, mental health crises, triage and visits.

Topics & Educators to include

The unwell child - scenarios and cases for discussion
David Capehorn, GP and OOH GP,GPwSI Paediatrics, BRISDOC


111 ways to improve your telephone triage
Martyn Hughes, GP & GP Educator, Somerset Education Trust


Cancer and end of life care dilemmas in the urgent care setting
Andy Eaton, GP and OOH GP, GP Educator in Somerset,


Have I got news for you - scenarios and cases for discussion
Anne Whitehouse, GP and OOH GP, Brisdoc Clinical Guardian Team, GP Educator in Bath



Course Documents

PROGRAMME - Urgent care in and out of hours

PROGRAMME - Urgent care in and out of hours
Added on 2017-01-12 15:08:33

The unwell child - David Capehorn

The unwell child - David Capehorn
Added on 2017-02-03 10:41:27

Improving telephone triage - Martyn Hughes

Improving telephone triage - Martyn Hughes
Added on 2017-02-03 10:42:12

Rainy day thinking - Andy Eaton

Rainy day thinking - Andy Eaton
Added on 2017-02-03 10:44:04