CPD Event - An Update on Projects from the Local Dental Network

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

Leicester Marriott Hotel

Smith Way

Grove Park, Enderby

Leicester

LE19 1SW

United Kingdom

View Map

Event description

Description

AN UPDATE ON PROJECTS FROM THE LOCAL DENTAL NETWORK

SATURDAY 5th OCTOBER 10am - 1pm

The Dental family working together to improve Oral Health. An interactive session for the gathering of the Dental family to look at improving the oral health of children, older people and people in secured settings. To update on a project examining patient safety issues in Primary Care Dental practices.

Speakers and facilitators : Jason Wong, Sehrish Khalid, Nikita Patel, Mo Jaffer Ismail & Robin Chipperfield

Aims:

v To discuss the development of a prevention-based GA pathway for paediatric patients incorporating families in order to reduce the number of siblings with caries and requiring XGA.

v To discuss the importance of teaching and engagement of healthcare professions in adopting mouth care policies in acute hospital settings

v To highlight how dental professionals can engage and aid improvement in oral care for older adults

v Introduce dentistry in the secure setting environment and the associated challenges in providing dental care

v Discuss the creation of the first Secure Setting Managed Clinical Network as a means to support collaborative engagement with relevant stakeholders and support the profession

v Examine the attitudes of the profession toward reporting patient safety incidents and use the survey to design and implement a supportive educational platform targeted towards primary care Dentist.

Objectives:

v To review the data on the number of siblings having XGA’s in Luton

v To Investigate and review current practice in dental hospitals and community services regarding GA pathways and prevention

v To investigate and provide effective prevention at the appropriate time for families

v To develop and implement a prevention-based GA pathway incorporating families

v Develop and provide a post GA discharge letter for patients and GDPs to include prevention advice

v Discuss confidence levels and mouth care training of a sample of healthcare professionals working within ULHT

v To provide a brief overview of mouth care matters

v To look into the type and volume of referrals for older adults to secondary care services via the Referral Management System and highlight pathways of improving the patient pathway

This is a free 3 hour CPD event. Please come along and bring your colleagues.

AN UPDATE ON PROJECTS FROM THE LOCAL DENTAL NETWORK

SATURDAY 5th OCTOBER

AGENDA

9.30 am Coffee and Registration

10 am Introduction to the session Jason​ Wong - LDN Chair

10.05am Patient Safety in Primary Dental Care Priya Chohan – Leadership Fellow

10.30pm Oral Health for the older patient Sehrish Khalid - Leadership Fellow

11am Oral health in a secure setting Mohammed Jaffer Ismail - Leadership Fellow

11.30am The XGA pathway Nikita Patel - Leadership Fellow

​12pm 1000 tweaks Robin Chipperfield - Leicester City Council

12.10pm Table top discussions

  • What can we do to improve patient safety for patients in Dental primary care?
  • What can we do to improve Oral health care for the elderly?
  • What can we do to improve Oral health care in secured settings?
  • What can we do to increase implementation of Mouth Care Matters in our area?
  • What can we do to improve delivery of prevention to families at higher risk of caries?

Date and Time

Location

Leicester Marriott Hotel

Smith Way

Grove Park, Enderby

Leicester

LE19 1SW

United Kingdom

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved