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Events

February 2023

9

Urinary Tract Infection & Catheter Care- Eastern Care Services Team

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Urinary Tract Infection & Catheter Care Presented by Kathy Gray, Specialist Nurse Educator with the E.C.S.T. Some of the topics covered in this session are: What is a UTI? What are the causes of a UTI? How is a UTI managed? Prevention of Catheter Associated Urinary Tract Infections (C.A.U.T.I.) What are the risks associated with C.A.U.T.I Catheter Care / Care Planning Thursday 9th February 14:00 – 16:00. To attend please complete booking form via this link. Free online webinars and face...

16

Posture Care Awareness Free Training Eastern Care Services Team

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Posture Care Awareness Booking form for 16th February 2023 Posture Care Awareness for ALL Care Providers and staff in Exeter, East and Mid Devon FREE Education Webinar, held Via MS Teams, Thursday 16th February 2023 14:00—15:30 Hosted by Mrs Kathy Gray Specialist Nurse Educator with the Eastern Care Services Team Book here.  

21

County Care Home Forum - February

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

An open invitation to all care homes within the Devon County Council footprint to regularly meet with Devon’s Market Management Team, CCG, commissioners and other professionals to share information on key topics of interest and concern, hear about and get involved in care home commissioning work and find out more about other key national and local care home priorities. 2-3pm, Tuesday 21st Feb 2023

22

Numeracy Champion: 22 February 2023 - 1 March 2023

1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

What is a numeracy champion? Numeracy Champions support positive conversations with others about numbers. Talk positively with others who may feel anxious about maths, and inspire them to share their experiences Engage and support others to have a more positive approach towards numbers Signpost others to take the first steps in improving their numeracy skills using National Numeracy’s online resources Utilise the tools and resources from the programme Numeracy Champions do not teach maths Numeracy champions do not teach maths...

22

Prevention & Control of Infections Webinar Free Training Eastern Care Services Team

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Prevention & Control of Infections Webinar Prevention and Control of Infections within the Care Settings incorporating Covid19 FREE Education Webinar Via MS Teams DATE OF SESSION     22nd February 2023 - 14:00—16:00 Presentation by Mrs Kathy Gray, Specialist Nurse Educator with The Eastern Care Services Team Book here! Agenda Items include Presentation discussing Infection Control incorporating Covid19 covering the following topics Þ What are Standard Precautions including all areas of PPE Þ Prevention of Spread of Infection Þ Common Infections in Care Homes...

March 2023

8

Higher Development Award- Petroc

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

The Higher Development Award is a personal development programme for support workers that enables clinical and non-clinical staff to build on their knowledge. It gives them tools to increase awareness of how their role can improve service user outcomes. A flexible programme that can meet the needs of your service. Develop learners’ confidence and motivation. NCFE Level 1 Award In Employability Skills provided by the Health and Social Care Skills Accelerator Programme part funded by the European Social Fund. NCFE...

9

Numeracy Champion: 9 - 16 March 2023

1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

What is a numeracy champion? Numeracy Champions support positive conversations with others about numbers. Talk positively with others who may feel anxious about maths, and inspire them to share their experiences Engage and support others to have a more positive approach towards numbers Signpost others to take the first steps in improving their numeracy skills using National Numeracy’s online resources Utilise the tools and resources from the programme Numeracy Champions do not teach maths Numeracy champions do not teach maths...

20

Care Home Locality Forums

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

East – Tuesday 20 March 2023, 1.30-2.30 These forums are engagement opportunities for care home providers and their registered managers, to meet with DCC Market Management Team and the locality Assistant Director/Social Care Operational team to discuss and share local concerns, topics of interest and hear about the latest market support. You can view all of the previous meeting minutes in the online library. If you have not received the calendar invite please email socialcarebusinessrelations-mailbox@devon.gov.uk stating which locality meeting you would like to receive...

21

March South Locality Forum

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

South, Tuesday 21 March (1.30-2.30)

22

Numeracy Champion: 22 - 29 March 2023

9:30 am - 12:30 pm

What is a numeracy champion? Numeracy Champions support positive conversations with others about numbers. Talk positively with others who may feel anxious about maths, and inspire them to share their experiences Engage and support others to have a more positive approach towards numbers Signpost others to take the first steps in improving their numeracy skills using National Numeracy’s online resources Utilise the tools and resources from the programme Numeracy Champions do not teach maths Numeracy champions do not teach maths...

28

Higher Development Award- South Devon

12:00 am

The Higher Development Award provides experienced employees from all Health and Social Care settings with the opportunity to develop core knowledge, skills, behaviours and values required to progress and practice safely. Starting from 28th March 2023. You will have the opportunity to work alongside others within the sector, enhancing your understanding of how your role links to the multidisciplinary team, and meets the needs of your organisation and the wider sector. You will develop your Maths, English and Digital skills...

28

County Care Home Forum - March

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

An open invitation to all care homes within the Devon County Council footprint to regularly meet with Devon’s Market Management Team, CCG, commissioners and other professionals to share information on key topics of interest and concern, hear about and get involved in care home commissioning work and find out more about other key national and local care home priorities. 2-3pm, Tuesday 28 March 2023

April 2023

3

Higher Development Award- Petroc

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

The Higher Development Award is a personal development programme for support workers that enables clinical and non-clinical staff to build on their knowledge. It gives them tools to increase awareness of how their role can improve service user outcomes. A flexible programme that can meet the needs of your service. Develop learners’ confidence and motivation. NCFE Level 1 Award In Employability Skills provided by the Health and Social Care Skills Accelerator Programme part funded by the European Social Fund. NCFE...

17

Higher Development Award- Exeter College

12:00 am

The Higher Development Award with Exeter College aims to provide employees from care settings, with the opportunity to develop the core knowledge, skills, behaviours and values required to progress and practice safely within the health and social care sector. This Level 1 programme will focus on core qualities and behaviours in the workplace such as honesty, flexibility, assertiveness and accountability. Develop learners’ confidence for employment and motivation. Provide opportunity for self-reflection, improve communication skills and personal effectiveness. Give the participant/learner...

25

County Care Home Forum - April

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

An open invitation to all care homes within the Devon County Council footprint to regularly meet with Devon’s Market Management Team, CCG, commissioners and other professionals to share information on key topics of interest and concern, hear about and get involved in care home commissioning work and find out more about other key national and local care home priorities.

May 2023

23

County Care Home Forum - May

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

An open invitation to all care homes within the Devon County Council footprint to regularly meet with Devon’s Market Management Team, CCG, commissioners and other professionals to share information on key topics of interest and concern, hear about and get involved in care home commissioning work and find out more about other key national and local care home priorities.

June 2023

27

County Care Home Forum - June

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

An open invitation to all care homes within the Devon County Council footprint to regularly meet with Devon’s Market Management Team, CCG, commissioners and other professionals to share information on key topics of interest and concern, hear about and get involved in care home commissioning work and find out more about other key national and local care home priorities.

September 2023

26

County Care Home Forum - September

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

An open invitation to all care homes within the Devon County Council footprint to regularly meet with Devon’s Market Management Team, CCG, commissioners and other professionals to share information on key topics of interest and concern, hear about and get involved in care home commissioning work and find out more about other key national and local care home priorities.

October 2023

31

County Care Home Forum - October

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

An open invitation to all care homes within the Devon County Council footprint to regularly meet with Devon’s Market Management Team, CCG, commissioners and other professionals to share information on key topics of interest and concern, hear about and get involved in care home commissioning work and find out more about other key national and local care home priorities.

November 2023

28

County Care Home Forum - November

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

An open invitation to all care homes within the Devon County Council footprint to regularly meet with Devon’s Market Management Team, CCG, commissioners and other professionals to share information on key topics of interest and concern, hear about and get involved in care home commissioning work and find out more about other key national and local care home priorities.


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