National DoS Learning Exchange Workshop: Effective referrals to Urgent Treatment Centres

10 August 2017 9:30am – 2:00pm
St Chads | St. Chads Court | 213 Hagley Road | Birmingham | B16 9RG, St Chads, 213 Hagley Road, Birmingham, B16 9RG, United Kingdom
Calendar 2017-08-10 09:30:00 2017-08-10 14:00:00 Europe/London National DoS Learning Exchange Workshop: Effective referrals to Urgent Treatment Centres For event information please visit: https://www.events.england.nhs.uk/5441 St Chads | St. Chads Court | 213 Hagley Road | Birmingham | B16 9RG, St Chads, 213 Hagley Road, Birmingham, B16 9RG, United Kingdom Refunds Organiser
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You are invited to the latest in a series of NHS England DoS Learning Exchange Workshops.

The August workshop will focus on effective referrals to urgent treatment centres (MIUs, UCCs and WICs) via the Directory of Services.

A draft agenda will be issued in due course. Topics discussed on the day will include:

  • Standardisation amongst services
  • Dealing with short notice closures and staff absences
  • Differences between nurse-led and GP-led
  • Electronic referrals to services and responsibility for did not attends (DNAs)
  • Increase in clinical profile e.g. blunt limb fractures, bites, stings, x-ray requirements
  • Patient choice and call handler selection of services

A healthy lunch and refreshments will be provided on the day. Please advise of any dietary requirements.

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