South Central Conference: Safety in Emergency Surgical Practice

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About the course

South Central Conference: Safety in Emergency Surgical Practice

Location: Grand Harbour Hotel, Southampton

In partnership with the Wessex Patient Safety Collaborative [part of Wessex Academic Health Science Network]

This free* one day conference is aimed at all surgeons and open to nurses / ODPs / AHPs and other interested hospital clinicians and staff.

Sessions to include; Foundations of surgical safety in emergencies and Learning for a safer service.

Delegates will have the opportunity to attend three workshops.

Planned workshops include:

  • Introduction of a Surgical Quality Assurance Meeting
  • Laparoscopic emergency surgery - reduced hospital stay and improved patient outcomes
  • Using Structured Mortality Reviews to learn from surgical deaths
  • Surgical Care Practitioners

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Keynote Address

Dr Jane Carthy is a dynamic human factors consultant with technical expertise gained from both research and consultancy roles in healthcare, and other industries. She is passionate about applying human factors science to improve safety, quality, efficiency and experience.


*This conference is free however a £50 refundable deposit is required to secure your place. This will be refunded upon attendance at the event. 

Please note we operate a 1 week cancellation policy.

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