Implementing the electronic frailty index – case studies from the NHS front line
This breakfast workshop was organised by our Workshop sponsor, TPP.
Session one: Opening plenary
Session two: Public health and voluntary sectors leading integration for older people with frailty
Session three: Breakout streams
Breakout A: Ensuring health and wellbeing in older people who are living with frailty
Breakout B: Prodividing care for frail older people with long-term conditions or co-morbidities
Breakout C: Working together to provide integrated health and social care for older people with frailty
Breakout D: Improving acute care and discharge planning for frail older people
This conference focused on the ways in which integrated care can be delivered for older people with frailty, looking at interactions between acute, primary, community and social care services, older people living with complex co-morbidities and ways in which older people with frailty can be supported to maintain their health and wellbeing.
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Thank you to our supporters
We would like to thank the following organisations who supported this conference. If you would like information on how you can support our events please email us or call 020 7307 2596.
Care England is the leading representative body for independent care services. Our membership includes single care homes, local groups, national providers and not-for-profit organisations which between them run and manage over 7,200 care services. They provide a variety of services for older people and those with long term conditions, learning disabilities or mental health problems including dementia.
The Fusion48 team has specialist interest, skills and experience in the development, delivery and evaluation of services for people with frailty and complex needs, understanding particularly the need for integration and person-centred care. We offer an innovative multi-dimensional training programme to support staff across the health and care sector to become ‘Fit for Frailty’. This includes a Virtual Reality module to help professionals and other carers develop empathy and understanding for older people with frailty.
Healthcare Improvement Scotland
Since April 2012 Healthcare Improvement Scotland has been leading a programme of national improvement support for older people in acute care. The programme has focused on the identification and immediate management for older people with frailty and/or delirium. Over the last 18 months we have worked with staff to test assessment tools on frontline wards with the aim to drive improvement in older people's care.
Lincolnshire West Clinical Commissioning Group
NHS Lincolnshire West Clinical Commissioning Group works to buy and improve healthcare for 240,000 residents in Lincoln, Gainsborough and surrounding villages. It is made up of 37 GP surgeries who all work hard to provide or buy high quality healthcare services – helping to reduce health inequalities for our residents.