Date: Thursday 20th June 2019, 9.30am – 12.30pm
Price: Free of charge (fully funded by Coastal West Sussex Clinical Commissioning Group)*
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 work outside of Coastal West Sussex there will be a charge of £40 per person.
If you’re interested in booking this course, please contact us.