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Motor Neurone Disease Practical Training Event

9am - 4pm

Eccles Gateway, 28 Barton Lane, Eccles, Salford, M30 0TU

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This training programme (over 1 and a half days)  is for clinicians that provide MND care in Greater Manchester and East Cheshire.

The training programme is divided into two parts:

  • A half day of webinars for the clinician to watch prior to the practical training event (at a time convenient to them). These can be found here.
  • A full day practical training event (15th April 2024, 9:00am – 4:00pm)

Contents of the webinars include:

  • MND overview
  • Respiratory
  • Nutrition
  • Social care
  • Manging difficult discussions

Contents of the practical training include:

  • MND pathway in GM
  • Psychological interventions
  • Nutrition
  • Respiratory
  • Communication support
  • Advanced care planning
  • Patient and carer experiences
  • Sharing of quality improvement projects

Please note:

  • The webinars are available to everyone. You do not need to be registered for the practical session to access these.
  • It will not be possible to attend the practical training event remotely, however we hope to arrange future practical training events similar to this on a recurring 6 monthly basis. Therefore, if you are unable to attend this practical, another will be available to attend in about 6 months’ time.
  • The practical training event will be interactive with attendees encouraged to partake in discussions about MND on the day.
  • There are limited places available for the practical event, therefore there will be a limit of two spaces per team. Registration for this event will close Friday 15th March 2024 or as soon as places are filled.
  • There is no charge for this event
  • Please bring your own refreshments as lunch in NOT provided.

Please email karen.smith22@nca.nhs.uk with any queries