This one-day training aims to develop your health care professional knowledge and skills in delirium and sepsis recognition and management in older adults, with reference to NICE clinical guidelines.
It will be of interest to all healthcare professionals, including community-based practitioners, adult nurses, mental health professionals working in inpatient and community settings, and students on any health programmes.
Delirium is a common and serious acute neuropsychiatric syndrome, affecting many older adults in both acute wards and in the community. Similarly, sepsis is a potentially life-threatening condition caused by the body's response to an infection and poses a significant and increasing threat to older adults.
By the end of the session, you should be able to:
This module will be taught via synchronous online delivery using a web-based learning and teaching platforms (e.g. MS teams, Kaltura NewRow, Adobe Connect, Zoom).
The content on the day will be delivered via a mixture of PowerPoint presentation, small group exercise and discussions, group feedback and recap/quiz.
To apply for this course or for more information, please email our NHS study days team.
There are several funding options available:
For more information on these options, including fee rates for self-funding/employer-sponsored students, please visit our dedicated funding page.