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Fundamentals of safer staffing in Mental Health Inpatients

7 – 15 December 2021 (Tue 1:20pm – Wed 5:00pm)GMT (+00:00)
Virtual (Microsoft Teams)
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Fundamentals of safer staffing in Mental Health Inpatients
Fully Booked Fundamentals of safe staffing for Mental Health Inpatients
FREE

THIS EVENT IS NOW FULL - PLEASE LOOK OUT FOR OUR NEXT SESSION IN SPRING 2022

This MS TEAMS event is 2 half-day sessions:  Day 1: Tuesday 7 December 13.20-17.00   AND   Day 2: Wednesday 15 December 12.50-17.00

We strongly advise that delegates attend both sessions in order to get a full overview of safer staffing and the support available.

These 2 half-day virtual sessions give you the opportunity to:

  • Explore national safer staffing policies and context in relation to Mental Health services.
  • Understand the journey and components of MHOST
  • Understand the principles of MHOST safer staffing software.
  • Increase knowledge of patient dependency/acuity classification, including: (i) census vs. throughput; (ii) enhanced observation patients. FAQs, leave patients, enhanced observations and escorts
  • Understand why it is essential to ensure that safer staffing tools are consistently and accurately applied.
  • Understand the essential requirements for board reporting, governance and assurance
  • Get to grips with: (i) headroom (ii) ready-for-action time; (iv) small-ward phenomenon; and (v) skill mix (including nursing associates).
  • Understand Professional judgement – considering ward environment, stand alone units, workflow , small wards and possible mandated staffing levels (MOJ/CCG)
  • Explore the connection between MHOST, e-rostering systems and MHOST licensing conditions.
  • See how safer staffing tools address care hours per patient day (CHPPD).
  • Developing escalation processes

Questions about this event?

Name: Toni Meyers

Email: toni.meyers1@nhs.net

Telephone: 00000000000

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