Understanding Frailty

Date: Tuesday 2nd October 2018, 9.30am – 12.30pm
Price: £40 to include all course materials and refreshments
Where: Education Centre, 22 Terminus Road, Chichester PO19 8TX

This half study day is suitable for any healthcare professional who wishes to increase their knowledge of this important topic.  

Around 10% of people over 65 have frailty, rising to between a quarter and a half of those over 85.  They are the highest users of services across health and social care and have the highest level of of unplanned admissions to hospital.  Therefore this issue has gained much prominence nationally and within Coastal West Sussex.

The key learning objectives for this course are:

  • to gain knowledge and understanding of frailty
  • to understand the issues of frailty in palliative and end of life care
  • to understand the Electronic Frailty Index
  • to gain an awareness of the organisation of care for frailty within the local economy 

If you’re interested in booking this course, please contact us. 

(01243) 755830
education@stwh.co.uk