Arrhythmia Alliance News & Events
Continuing Professional Development (CPD) for consultants/SAS physicians
Message from the Federation of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom - CPD requirements and the impact of COVID-19
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Don't let cancelled/postponed conferences stop your educational learning! We have a large number of educational presentations available online HERE
A-A Heart Rhythm Congress 2021
[Live now until 3rd October 2022] The Arrhythmia Alliance (A-A) Heart Rhythm Congress (HRC) provides an unrivalled opportunity for healthcare professionals interested in the management of arrhythmias to share effective practice, showcase innovation, learn about the latest developments and network with UK & international delegates. Launching 3rd October, the virtual A-A HRC2021 will deliver virtual presentations, debates and discussions from the A-A online platform, which provides: An international faculty delivering first-class research, presentations, and live discussions. On-demand video presentations, accessible until October 2022. Virtual exhibition booths. Opportunities to network with colleagues in “tech suits”. Up to 24 CPD points (accreditation pending).
Managing Atrial Fibrillation. New changes to bleeding risk assessment
Decisions about Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR): Ensuring Effective & Person Centred Practice
VIRTUAL, Online This virtual conference focuses on the important issue of effective person centred practice in CPR decisions and communication. This conference will enable you to: • Network with colleagues who are working to improve decision making around CPR • Reflect on a lived experience perspective • Learn from outstanding practice in communication and advance care planning • Explore what good practice looks like for CPR decisions • Understand the challenges of the pandemic and implications of the CQC review and recommendations • Ensure you are up to date with national developments and learning • Improve the way patients are involved in decisions • Ensure effective training and support for frontline staff • Develop your skills in managing emergency situations/deteriorating patients including the use of treatment escalation plans • Understand how you can improve compassionate support people, their families and as partners in personalised care • Identify key strategies for communications and dealing with distressing conversations • Ensure you are up to date with the latest legislative framework and legal issues • Self assess and reflect on your own practice • Gain CPD accreditation points contributing to professional development and revalidation evidence
Improving End of Life Care for people with Cardiovascular Disease & Heart Failure
VIRTUAL, Online Through national updates and practical case studies this conference focuses on improving end of life care for people with Cardiovascular Disease and Heart Failure through a person centred approach. Patients with cardiovascular conditions, including Heart Failure have been disproportionately impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic. The conference will reflect on how we can improve care for people at the end of life, embed high quality supportive care pathways, improve communication about end of life care & advance care planning, and understand progression of Heart Failure: predicting and recognising last days of life and managing uncertainty. The conference will also discuss best practice in symptom control.