Reducing & Managing Pressure Ulcers in Older People Living with Frailty

Fri 24 January 2020 to Fri 24 January 2020, De Vere West One Conference Centre, London

Older people living with frailty are at increased risk of developing pressure ulcers. This conference focuses on the complexities and practicalities of preventing and managing pressure ulcers in older people living with frailty. Through extended masterclasses and practical sessions the conference will examine how pressure ulcers and frailty can be effectively managed by the multidisciplinary team. 

This conference will enable you to:

  • Network with colleagues who are working to prevent and manage pressure ulcers in older people living with frailty 
  • Why are older people living with frailty at risk of pressure ulcers?
  • Learn from outstanding practice in improving early detection and assessment, and raising awareness of frailty as a risk factor for pressure ulcers 
  • Reflect on national developments and learning
  • Improve pressure ulcer prevention 
  • Develop your skills in the management of pressure ulcers and comorbid frailty 
  • Understand the important role of nutrition and hydration in this group 
  • Identify key strategies for reducing pressure ulcers in care homes, and in frail older people living in their own homes 
  • Develop your skills in root cause analysis investigation of pressure ulcer incidents 
  • Self assess and reflect on your own practice
  • Gain cpd accreditation points contributing to professional development and revalidation evidence

For further information and to book your place visit

https://www.healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/conferences-masterclasses/pressure-ulcers-older-people-frailty or email sam@hc-uk.org.uk

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We are happy to offer registrants our 20% discount by quoting ref: hcuk20barna when booking. (*Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.  Full T&Cs available upon request.)


Barna. British Anaesthetic and Recovery Nurses Association