Hereford & Worcester Deterioration QI Webinar Series - Part 1

15 October 2020 Webinar

The West Midlands Academic Health Science Network would like to invite you to the first in a 3 part webinar series focusing on the management of deterioration and quality improvement in care homes across the Hereford and Worcester region.

Key topics will include

  1. Introduction to Quality Improvement
  2. Baseline data
  3. Improving recognition and management of deteriorating residents
  4. Frailty recognition
  5. Soft signs - is my resident unwell?
  6. NEWS2
  7. Escalation - SBAR
  8. Advance care planning

Who should attend?

  • Care home staff
  • CCG / LA Quality teams
  • Acute / Community trust staff with links to care homes

By attending this event you will:

  • Gain an understanding of 'is my resident unwell' soft signs tool
  • Understand how to apply Quality Improvement methods to improve the recognition and management of deteriorating residents in a care home setting 
  • Gain support with the implementation and embedding of deterioration based tools such as frailty assessments and soft signs tools 
  • Be able to demonstrate improvement in recognition and management of deteriorating residents over the course of the series
  • Be signposted to key resources in relation to improving recognition and management of deterioration in care home settings  

Accessing the session

Registrants will receive a link to access the session 1 week and again 1 hour before the session begins directly from eventbrite. If you have not received your link by Friday 9th October, please contact

Register to attend here.