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KSS Geriatric Medicine RTD – Introduction & Discharge planning

October 12 at 9:00 am until 5:00 pm

This is a hybrid event held at MS team link provided later to those who have registered.

For those who wish to attend event in person please can you contact this contact below via email:

Dr Rannie Nahas, BMBS, MRCP
Consultant Care of the Elderly
Eastbourne District General Hospital
East Sussex Hospitals NHS Trust
Email: rannienahas@nhs.net

Eastbourne Hospital Geriatric Medicine Regional Training Day

Improvement Hub (All Saints Room), Eastbourne District General Hospital, 12th October 2023

Discharge Planning

09:00-09:30       Arrivals, Coffee & Networking

09:30-09:45       Introduction to Eastbourne and RTD
                                Dr Rannie Nahas, Consultant Care of the Elderly (ESHT)

09:45-10:00       Discharge Terminology
                                Abi Tobun, Discharge Service Manager (ESHT)

10:00-10:30       Mental Capacity Act
                                Meike Weststrate, Mental Capacity Lead (ESHT)

10:30-11:00       Safeguarding
                                Charlotte Bright, Specialist Nurse Safeguarding Adults (ESHT)

11:00-11:15       Coffee Break

11:15-11:45       Physiotherapy
                                Sameena Ismail, Team Lead Physiotherapist – IDT (ESHT)

11:45-12:00       Prevention of Deconditioning
                                Sharon Conroy, Advanced Clinical Practitioner – IDT (ESHT)

12:00-12:30       Occupational Therapy
                                Ginny Rendle, Occupational Therapist – IDT (ESHT)

12:30-13:00       Adult Social Care
Sonny Butler, Head of Service – Hospitals, Continuing Health Care and Financial Services Adult Social Care and Health (East Sussex County Council)

13:00-14:00       Lunch Break – Lunch provided, sponsored by Pfizer.

14:00-14:30       Fast Track CHC
                                Linda Siotto, Team Lead Fast Track (Sussex Health & Care)

14:30-15:00       Palliative Care
Helen Bailey, Macmillan Clinical Nurse Specialist
Dr Geoffrey Wells, Consultant in Palliative Medicine (ESHT), Honorary Clinical Lecturer (BSMS)

15:00-15:45       The Virtual Ward
Dr Adam Zacks, General Practitioner (Arlington Road Surgery & ESHT)

15:45-16:00       Closing comments, discussion & feedback
                                Dr Rannie Nahas, Consultant Care of the Elderly (ESHT)

Improvement Hub (All Saints Room), Eastbourne District General Hospital, BN21 2UD