Caring with Confidence

We have been contacted by the Spinal Injuries Association, the leading national user-led charity for spinal cord injured (SCI) people with regards to Caring with Confidence Study Daystheir study days taking place in 2017.

The Spinal Injuries Association (SIA) hold a popular series of healthcare professional Study Days and, on 22 February 2017 are launching a new Study Day called ‘Caring with Confidence’, which will be facilitated by the Nurse Advocate team and aimed at healthcare assistants, carers and PAs who are working with spinal cord injured people.This event will look at issues such as bladder and bowel management, nutrition and caring for the skin.

The event will take place on Wednesday 22 February: 9am–4pm at MKCC, Strudwick Drive, Milton Keynes, MK6 2TG.

Tickets for the event are priced as follows:

  • NHS professionals and those caring for SIA members £50 +VAT
  • Non-NHS professionals or those caring for non SIA members £75 +VAT

The SIA are working on the agenda, and there is also information on their website.

To book or view details of future Spinal Injuries Association Study Days please visit www.spinal.co.uk. Alternatively, please email academy@spinal.co.uk or call Karen Mikalsen on tel: 01908 604191.

If you attend this event, or indeed any others, we look forward to receiving your feedback via our Facebook page.