NHS England North Region: Pressure Ulcer Summit 1 February 2016

The aim of this event which was chaired by Margaret Kitching, Chief Nurse, NHS England (North),  with expert speakers, was to bring together health professionals working in the areas of pressure ulcer management and safeguarding in order to:

  • Connect regional pressure ulcer networks
  • Share learning and best practice in relation to pressure ulcer prevention/ management and safeguarding
  • Raise awareness and share innovative practice
  • Launch the roll out across the North region of the React to Red concept as a core universal tool for the prevention and management of pressure ulcers across health and social care settings
  • Share the learning from the South Yorkshire & Bassetlaw pilot roll out across community/care homes/CCGs and Acute Trust settings

The slide set of presentations are now available for reference.