MUS Monthly Webinar – Helping people to manage end-of-life medications at home

Agenda

To: Chief Pharmacists, CCG Lead Pharmacists and all MUS Networks

The Medicines Use and Safety Team are pleased to invite you to a Webinar.

Date and time: Wednesday 10 June 2020   13.00 – 14.00

The title is:  Helping people to manage end-of-life medications at home

Presented by:
Ben Bowers, PhD Student and Queen’s Nurse, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge

Dr. Eleanor Wilson, Senior Research Fellow, NCARE – Nottingham Centre for the Advancement of Research in End of Life Care, University of Nottingham

Description: This webinar will look at the changing landscape in end of life medication management, particularly in light of the current COVID pandemic – and address key challenges that patients, families and professionals face. Ben will share some of the solutions being adopted in different areas nationally to support people at home. Elli will then present the findings of her research in this area and some of the practical strategies that can be done to help patients and families cope as best they can

Attendees need to pre-register for the event using the link below. You can do this now.

In order to streamline the registration process all registrations will be approved but on the day of the event, access will be on a first-come, first-served basis.

Registration address for attendees:

(If you experience difficulties with this link, try copying and pasting into Chrome or another browser).

Registration Information
Registration ID required: Yes
Approval required: Yes
Registration will close 1 hour before the webinar begins.

ON THE DAY You can dial-in, listen through headphones or through your computer.

Call-in toll number 0203-478-5289

Event number: 952 758 516

Event password: pMgbSUSD522

If the webinar is full
Once all our attendee places are filled you will receive a message saying it is full. Do not despair!

You can still dial in on 0203 478 5289 and use the event number/access code 952 758 516 to hear the narrative; a pdf of the presentation will be available below. If you want to ask a question, please email it to me lnwh-tr.mus-specialistpharmacyservice@nhs.net and I’ll copy it into the chat box to be answered at the end of the presentation.

If you are unable to join in on the day, the webinar will be recorded and available on this page a couple of days after the event.

To view the type of rich media files in the meeting, please check whether you have the players installed on your computer by going to https://lpet-nhs.webex.com/lpet-nhs/onstage/systemdiagnosis.php

Confirmed minutes