Southampton Care Centre MND Education Day

Southampton Care Centre MND Education Day

Supporting people with MND

Date: Thursday 23rd May 2019
Time: 9:00am to 4:15pm
Venue: Kings Community Church Conferencing Centre, Upper Northam Road, Hedge End SO30 4BZ – Junction 7 on the M27 (Hedge End) – Free parking available on site

If you would like more information please email Kevin Borrett, Care Co-ordinator

This Education Day is for health and social care professionals and care staff working with people affected by Motor Neuron Disease. Speakers represent a range of expertise and experience from health and social care practice and research, with a wealth of knowledge in MND management.

As well as the main speakers, we are offering two afternoon workshops with strictly limited places (20 only), offered on the day on a first-come, first-served basis:

  • Respiratory management
  • Feeding tubes management

The day will cover:

  • Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy community management in MND
  • Decision-making in gastrostomy feeding tubes
  • Respiratory management and non-invasive ventilation
  • Tube feeding management
  • Online resources for psychological intervention
  • Learning from patients
  • Working with the family

Registration – £45.00, including lunch and refreshments

This event has now been postponed until later in the year. Watch this space for further details.

For more information about registration, please email or call 01604 611834

For further information and support contact our MND Connect helpline

mndconnect 0808 802 6262