We met at Kingsmill hospital on 8 February hosted by Rachel Bennet. Derby/Notts and kingsmill attended. We had a great session on Bone Health/osteoporosis/vitamin D with case studies to apply it too By Dr Ka. I will upload the presentation.
Late notice I know, but there is a BGS Trent meeting in Nottingham on Wednesday 22 February next week: https://eu.eventscloud.com/ehome/index.php?eventid=200171383&
The meeting in February will now be on the 8 February, still at King’s Mill hospital. The topic will be bone health. Thanks to Rachel Bennet for organising this meeting. Please let Rachel know if you are plans to attend
I am currently updating the site to add the ANP portfolio that we have developed in Leicester. That is why the appearance of the site has changed – to enable the portfolio to fit on the screen. The portfolioi will be freely available to view and download to use as you wish. In Leicestershire Partnership […]
We had a great forum meeting yesterday at the Leicester Royal Infirmary organised by Clare Archer. Clare had arranged for Prof Simon Conroy, Consultant Geriatrician, to come and talk to us. Simon got us all thinking about frailty and CGA. He also facilitated us to develop an “elevator pitch” to convince a colleague from a […]
There is a forum meeting next week on Wednesday 9 November. It is in Oliver Ward at Leicester Royal Infirmary, starting at 12 noon. Please let Clare Archer know ASAP if you are planning to attend.
We had an excellent meeting last week hosted by the team at Queen’s Medical Center, Nottingham. We had a very useful and informative talk on Parkinson’s disease delivered by the engaging Dr Laura Daunt, Consultant Geriatrician. We also arranged the dates and venues for the meetings for the next year. I will post these on […]
I’ve recently discovered an excellent podcast aimed at all healthcare professionals involved with looking after older people. It is called the MDTea Podcast and is hosted by two geriatricians, Iain Wilkinson and Jo Preston, and is
I have today added a page to the website with members contact details on. Please take a look. If anything is incorrect, needs changing or you would like to be added or removed then please email me.
Following the removal of the Liverpool Care Pathway there has been a lack of structure to provide guidance for care at the end of life. This is improving with the introduction of new local guidelines, and in December last year, new NICE