Innovations in Mental Health: Prevention of Crisis and Streamlining the Urgent Care Pathway

17 July 2018 Aston Conference Centre, Aston Triangle, Birmingham B4 7ET


9.00-9.30 Registration and refreshments

9.30-9.45 Welcome and Housekeeping

Professor George Tadros, Deputy Medical Director, Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Foundation Trust / Consultant in Old Age Liaison Psychiatry, Birmingham Heartlands Hospital

9.45-10.30 The evolution of liaison psychiatry (working title)

Dr Mike Jorsh, Consultant Liaison Psychiatrist, North Staffordshire Combined Healthcare NHS Trust

10.30-10.50 MERIT Vanguard- creating a regional bed finder tool and electronic health record viewer (working title)

Shakeel Sabir, Head of MERIT Programme, Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership NHS Trust

10.50-11.05 Refreshments

11.05-11.45 A capacity and demand dashboard across urgent care mental health services (working title)

Helen Cross, System Implementation Manager, Midlands and Lancashire CSU

11.45-12.15 Predictive Analytics


12.15-13.00 Lunch and Networking

13.00-13.30 TBC

13.30-14:00 Spreading Crisis Care Innovation (working title)

Katie Warner, Research Development and Innovation Manager, BSMHFT

Dr Peter Lewis, Clinical Lead for Mental Health, West Midlands AHSN

14.00-14.15 Refreshments

14.15-14.45 Workshop 1 (Choice of one from 3-4)

14.45-15.15 Workshop 2 (Choice of one from 3-4)

15.15-15.45 Workshop 3 (Choice of one from 3-4)

15.45-16.00 Closing Remarks


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