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Decisions about Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR): Ensuring Effective & Person Centred Practice


This virtual conference focuses on the important issue of effective person centred practice in CPR decisions and communication.

This conference will enable you to:

  • Network with colleagues who are working to improve decision making around CPR
  • Reflect on a lived experience perspective
  • Learn from outstanding practice in communication and advance care planning
  • Explore what good practice looks like for CPR decisions
  • Understand the challenges of the pandemic and implications of the CQC review and recommendations
  • Ensure you are up to date with national developments and learning
  • Improve the way patients are involved in decisions
  • Ensure effective training and support for frontline staff
  • Develop your skills in managing emergency situations/deteriorating patients including the use of treatment escalation plans
  • Understand how you can improve compassionate support people, their families and as partners in personalised care
  • Identify key strategies for communications and dealing with distressing conversations
  • Ensure you are up to date with the latest legislative framework and legal issues
  • Self assess and reflect on your own practice
  • Gain CPD accreditation points contributing to professional development and revalidation evidence

Improving End of Life Care for people with Cardiovascular Disease & Heart Failure


Through national updates and practical case studies this conference focuses on improving end of life care for people with Cardiovascular Disease and Heart Failure through a person centred approach. Patients with cardiovascular conditions, including Heart Failure have been disproportionately impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic. The conference will reflect on how we can improve care for people at the end of life, embed high quality supportive care pathways, improve communication about end of life care & advance care planning, and understand progression of Heart Failure: predicting and recognising last days of life and managing uncertainty. The conference will also discuss best practice in symptom control.