Neonatal and Infant Palliative Care

Date: Friday 19th March 2021
9.00am – 4.30pm*

Venue:  Shooting Star House, The Avenue, Hampton

This study day is primarily aimed at staff working at neonatal units. It is a collaborative, cross-organisational day of learning covering antenatal, postnatal, community and continuing care. There is a focus on the role of children’s hospices in the delivery of neonatal palliative care.

newborn baby Beth

Beth

Cost:

This course is free to attend for eligible participants. It has been funded through donations made to #BethsGift in memory of Beth Naomi Harris. Beth spent several days at Shooting Star House before she died, and her family have kindly decided to fundraise to support our educational programmes. To learn more about Beth’s story, visit her JustGiving page.

If you would like further information about the day before booking, please contact alexandra.mancini@chelwest.nhs.uk  or educationbookings@shootingstar.org.uk

Download a draft copy of the day’s itinerary.

Sessions include:

  • Services provided by the Paediatric Palliative Care Team
  • Care of the premature baby and their family
  • Role of children’s hospices in neonatal care
  • Role of the Hospice at Home Team
  • Neonatal Organ Donation

Includes tea, coffee & biscuits. (Please bring your own lunch).

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*If you cannot make this date, we will be running this event again on Thursday 23rd September 2021.