Setting up and Establishing a Paediatric Ambulatory Care Unit
This NHS workshop will share unique insight, understanding and best practice guidance from a trail-blazing Paediatric Ambulatory Care Unit so that you can go back to your service inspired to set up and establish a unit of your own. You will learn how to build a business case specific to your challenges and create a collaborative and efficient MDT.
Come together with your NHS colleagues from across the country to hear lessons learnt and best practice advice on providing high quality and effective care. You will leave equipped with the knowledge to sustain and develop an effective unit which works in practice.
By focusing on practical guidance to enable tangible change, this NHS course will empower you to:
- Move your service from dream to reality
- Build a business case
- Assess the practicalities of a unit
- Empower collaborative working
- Build an effective team
- Ensure effective referral processes
- Link with other urgent and acute services
- Sustain the most efficient unit
- Guarantee a value for money service
This specialised NHS course has been developed to help your team deliver effective and efficient assessment of children in urgent care and fulfil the professional needs of:
- Paediatric and Neonatal Service Managers
- Children’s Assessment Unit Matrons, Sisters, Nurses and Advanced Nurse Practitioners
- Paediatric Urgent and Emergency Care Consultants
Have you considered sponsoring or exhibiting at this day? If you join us in 2017, you will be able to talk directly to this paediatric urgent care audience, build familiarity and take away leads.
If you belong to an association or network that is related to Paediatric Urgent Care, SBK would welcome working with you. We can offer your members or network a discounted rate and a link with your website here:
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Led by Julie Flaherty MBE, Children’s Clinical Lead, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust
|9.30||Registration, refreshments and networking|
|10.00||Leader’s opening remarks and attendee introduction|
|10.20||From idea to implementation|
|Building the business case: how to get your service started|
Collating the evidence for change: reviewing your current pathway and services
Assessing the practicalities of building a new unit: location, resources and staffing
Practical session: identifying and meeting your challenges for change
|11.40||The change process|
|Working together: empowering a collaborative workforce and building your team |
Exploring the clinical skills necessary and how to ensure nurses have the correct competencies
Creating an effective MDT: linking your Ambulatory Care Unit and A&E workforce
Building cultures and relationships to ensure a smooth patient pathway
|1.50||Operational processes: how to develop your service|
|How will the service work in practice? |
Effective referral processes: where can they come from and how will you triage them?
How will you link with other urgent and acute services? Building patient pathways
Utilising the traffic light system, and pre-bookable appointments and clinics
|3.10||Outcome measures: lessons learnt from experience|
|How to set out and sustain the most efficient Ambulatory Care Unit |
What outcomes were monitored and what do they mean? Best practice and guidance shared
Measuring the impact on admission and referral rates: keeping children in an outpatient setting
Cost implications: where can money be saved and what does ‘value for money’ mean for an ACU
|3.50||Group discussion: what to take away to build an action plan|
|4.20||Close of day|
Share Julie Flaherty’s significant experience and share in her journey of setting up and developing the Panda Paediatric Ambulatory Care Unit at Salford Royal NHS Foundation. Julie was honoured with an MBE in 2016 for commitment to helping develop and improve children’s nursing and children’s health services:
This pricing structure applies across this conference and related events
- NHS or Public Sector for one place £399 + VAT
- NHS or Public Sector for two or three places (each) £299 + VAT
- NHS or Public Sector for four places (each) £279 + VAT
- Commercial Organisation for one place £699 + VAT
- Commercial Organisation two or three places (each) £599 + VAT
- Commercial Organisation four or more places (each) £579 + VAT
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Holiday Inn Manchester - City Centre is less than one minute walk from Piccadilly Station. Trains run regularly from London Euston, Birmingham, Leeds, Nottingham and Liverpool to Manchester Piccadilly station.
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Certification of Attendance
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