Virtual Reality in healthcare is now being used routinely to improve care for patients. When combined with simulation Virtual Reality is increasingly being used for training and education; immersing clinicians in a realistic simulation of a procedure and practising the steps and techniques is now being seen as an effective and relatively low cost way of improving skills and educating clinicians.  Chaired and produced in association with Mr Bibhas Roy, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Central Manchester University Hospital NHS Trust, this Virtual Reality and Simulation Summit focuses on the practical application of these techniques in everyday clinical practice, this is not a futuristic theory based event but includes practical case studies of how this technology is being used today to improve practice.

Event Date 24-01-2020 8:00 am
Event End Date 24-01-2020 5:00 pm

This National Summit will focus on the optimisation of Hospital Electronic Prescribing and Medicines Administration (HePMA) . The summit will examine the development of electronic prescribing systems towards advanced eprescribing and ensuring the full clinical benefits are achieved.

Event Date 27-01-2020 8:00 am
Event End Date 27-01-2020 5:00 pm

This masterclass, facilitated by Barry Moult, a former Head of Information Governance for an NHS Trust, and his colleague Andrew Harvey, will focus on developing your role as a SIRO (Senior Information Risk Officer) in health and social care.

Event Date 03-02-2020 8:00 am
Event End Date 03-02-2020 5:00 pm

This one day course provides practical Caldicott Training for both new and more experienced Caldicott Guardians, their deputies and others, involved in applying the Caldicott Principles across a wide range of organisations. It provides sound foundations for those seeking to expand their understanding of the Caldicott Guardian Role, and its function within Information Governance, and inspiration as to how it can be implemented and developed in their own organisations. The content is based on the latest national guidance including the Caldicott Guardian Manual.  Christopher Fincken Member UK Caldicott Guardian Council, (Chairman 2012-2017) facilitates the course, and brings over 18 years of personal experience of leading innovations in the application of the Caldicott Principles. This interesting and informative course is fully interactive; and participants in small groups will face a number of case study challenges throughout the day building personal knowledge, understanding and confidence.

Event Date 27-02-2020 8:00 am
Event End Date 27-02-2020 5:00 pm

This masterclass, facilitated by Barry Moult, a former Head of Information Governance for an NHS Trust, and his colleagues Andrew Harvey, and Dawn Budd, will focus on GDPR Article 32 requirements for data controllers and processors to implement technical and organisational measures, this is ‘data privacy by design and default’. Article 35 mandates Data Protection Impact Assessment (DPIAs) certain circumstances.  Learn about DPIAs, when are they required, who should complete them, who reviews them, who signs them off, mitigating risks, owning risks and demonstrating compliance with the law.

Event Date 06-03-2020 8:00 am
Event End Date 06-03-2020 5:00 pm