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The role of digital in preventing and treating poor mental health

1200-1330 Webinar This NHS Clinical Commissioners event has a particular focus on managing insomnia in community and primary care. Contributors include Matt Williams, the Oxford AHSN’s digital health engagement manager. Matt will talk about our regional Sleepio partnership with Big Health, spreading digital innovation to more than 15,000 people in 18 months. Further information and […]

How to spread digital innovation in the NHS – scaling Sleepio to 15,000 people in 18 months

1400-1500 Webinar Since October 2018, Innovate UK, the Oxford Academic Health Science Network and Big Health have worked in partnership to spread Sleepio – an online sleep improvement programme based on cognitive behavioural therapy – throughout the Thames Valley region. Within 18 months, more than 15,000 people accessed the programme. This webinar takes you through […]

Prostate patient information interviews

timings flexible Oxford AHSN, Magdalen Centre, Oxford Science Park OX4 4GA An enlarged prostate (or benign prostatic hyperplasia) is common in men aged over 50. It can affect how they pass urine. Treatment can range from lifestyle changes to surgery. It is sometimes hard for patients to find accurate information to help make decisions about […]

Polypharmacy action learning sets

Venue and timings to be confirmed on booking First of three half-day training sessions for GPs and non-medical practitioners focusing on identifying barriers that prevent safely stopping inappropriate medicines. Subsequent workshops on 8 April and 6 May. Delegates must attend all three sessions. Morning and afternoon options available. These sessions will help new primary care […]

Emergency laparotomy collaborative

09.00-15.30 Magdalen Centre, Oxford Science Park, Oxford OX4 4GA Sustainability sense check. Fifth quarterly regional conference of the Thames Valley Emergency Laparotomy Collaborative (ELC). Further information including the agenda and booking details can be found here. Coordinated by the Oxford AHSN. One of seven AHSN Network national programmes.

Emergency laparotomy collaborative

09.00-16.30 Magdalen Centre, Oxford Science Park OX4 4GA Fourth regional meeting of the Thames Valley Emergency Laparotomy Collaborative (ELC). 5 CPD points awarded. Speakers include Nick Lees on the best practice and evidence base behind the ELC work. He chairs the Royal College of Surgeons England international committee of experts who authored ‘High-Risk General Surgical […]

Emergency laparotomy collaborative

09.00-16.30 Magdalen Centre, Oxford Science Park, Oxford OX4 4GA Second meeting of the Thames Valley Emergency Laparotomy Collaborative bringing together multi-disciplinary teams from five acute NHS trusts to embed quality improvement skills, support sustainable change and encourage a collaborative culture. Contributions from colleagues at Swindon, Portsmouth and Leeds hospitals. Meeting coordinated by Oxford AHSN as part […]

Insomnia: why sleep matters

18.30-20.30 Holiday Inn, Aylesbury HP22 5QT An opportunity to find out more about the links between sleep and mental health – and the potential offered by digital healthcare in primary care to improve health and wellbeing. This event is primarily for healthcare professionals as part of the Sleepio Project, a non-drug approach for insomnia coordinated […]

Preventing AF-related strokes

09.30-16.15 Worcester For commissioners, primary and secondary care providers, STP leads, medicine optimisation and other key stakeholders working to reduce strokes caused by atrial fibrillation. Part of the accelerating action and collaboration series of events. Further information and booking details here. Co-sponsored by the AHSN Network.