Neonatal News Flash

North West Neonatal Study Day 2019 29th Jan 2019 

Venue: Haydock Race Course

Delegate fees:

  • Doctor: £90 (RCPCH points applied for)
  • All other Healthcare Professionals: £40

To find out more click  here  or for further inquiries email NWNODN office:

Book a place now as places are selling out fast!!!: click here to book via EventBrite

 

NHS longterm Plan & Neonates:Theresa May the Prime Minister, Matt Hancock, Secretary of State for Health and Simon Stevens, Chief Executive of the NHS chose to launch the new NHS Long Term Plan at the Institute at Alder Hey Children’s Hospital Liverpool. We are delighted to see Neonates are discussed in P.45-50 with reference being made to neonatal units working towards BFI accreditation, addressing neonatal capacity, a commitment to developing an expert neonatal workforce and improvements to enhance the experience of families through neonatal care.

 

Neonatal Palliative Care Nurse Role – Cheshire & Merseyside 

Liverpool Women’s hospital in collaboration with Ickle Pickles Charity are offering an exciting and rare opportunity for an experienced Neonatal Nurse to make a difference to neonatal palliative care across Cheshire & Merseyside.

For more information about the role please click here or contact: Jennifer Deeney or Valerie Irving on 0151 708 9988 ext. 1466/4091


 

 

 

 

SPOONS Neonatal Family Support Charity- check out their great new website supporting NICU families!!

 

NWNODN Cooling Study Days: next study day is on 15th Jan at Royal Oldham Hospital . The study days are to improve education and training around the treatment of HIE, including the use of CFM and mark the launch of the new NWNODN Cooling Guideline! More dates are being released for 2019 …please go to the events section for more information!!

 

National Neonatal Audit Programme (NNAP) 2018 Report: on 2017 Data is out now! click here to view NNAP on-line

Cochrane Neonatal – Web Seminars: Look at the exciting and informative webinars being offered free of charge by Cochrane: https://neonatal.cochrane.org/web-seminars

 

Network Up-date on the Countess of Chester Investigation: Following media coverage and the statement released by Cheshire Police following investigation into deaths on the neonatal unit at Countess of Chester Hospital, the NWNODN is working closely with colleagues at the Countess of Chester and the wider network to support both families and staff. For more information on support available please click here

Providing high quality
neonatal care to babies
and their families

The North West Neonatal Operational Delivery Network (NWNODN)  aims to provide high quality neonatal care to babies and their families. Within the NWNODN there are twenty-two neonatal units and one neonatal transport service all providing twenty-four hour care for sick and premature neonates.The work undertaken by the NWNODN is clinician led with the best interest of neonates and their families at the heart of all we undertake.

Upcoming events

  • 18 Jan 2019

    Family Integrated Care and Neonatal Safeguarding Study Day

    Family Integrated Care and Neonatal Safeguarding Study Day – 18th January 2019 The Royal Oldham Hospital, Education Centre (facing entrance…
  • 29 Jan 2019

    North West Neonatal Study Day

    North West Neonatal Study Day Date: Tuesday 29th January 2019 Venue: Haydock Park Racecourse Delegate fees: Doctor: £90 (RCPCH points…
  • 29 Jan 2019

    North West Neonatal Study Day 2019

    Haydock Park Racecourse, Newton-le-Willows, WA10 0HQ.  https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/north-west-neonatal-study-day-2019-tickets-51800587953   The study day is aimed at all neonatal and paediatric medical and nursing…
  • 05 Feb 2019

    9th Neonatal Palliative & End of Life Care Conference

    9th Neonatal Palliative & End of Life Care Conference Date:5th February 2019 Venue:The Cavendish Conference Centre, London Delegate Fee: £95.00…
  • 06 Feb 2019

    End of life study day

    End of life study day  Venue: Arrowe Park hospital Date: 6th Feb 2019. The day is open to ST3+ doctors and…
  • 12 Feb 2019

    5th North West Perinatal & Paediatric Simulation Study Day

    Tuesday 12th February 2019 This simulation study day has been designed for all staff who are interested in simulation, with…
  • 11 Mar 2019

    Bliss mental health and the impact this has on parents, families and staff.

    Bliss mental health and the impact this has on parents, families and staff. Bliss and expert speakers from across the…
  • 15 Mar 2019

    9th Annual Senior Neonatal Nursing Conference

    9th Annual Senior Neonatal Nursing Conference Date: Friday 15th March 2019 – 8am – 4pm Venue: Bridge Church & Conference…
  • 21 Mar 2019

    BPNA NeoNATE Course Liverpool

    BPNA NeoNATE Course  Liverpool, UK – 21-22 March 2019 Book your place at: https://www.bpna.org.uk/ecomm_product_view.php?courseid=342 This is a 2-day practical course for anyone who looks after…
  • 27 Mar 2019

    BAPM Neonatal Trainees’ Meeting – What’s New in Neonatology

    Wednesday 27th March 2019: Friends Meeting House, 6 Mount Street, Manchester, M2 5NS Overview: This meeting is aimed at Paediatric…
  • 04 Jul 2019

    NeoNATE Cambridge – 4-5 July 2019

    BPNA NeoNATE Course NeoNATE Cambridge – 4-5 July 2019  NeoNATE Southampton – 14-15 November 2019 Book your place at: https://courses.bpna.org.uk/ The…
  • 14 Nov 2019

    BPNA NeoNATE Course

    BPNA NeoNATE Course  NeoNATE Southampton – 14-15 November 2019 Book your place at: https://courses.bpna.org.uk/ The aim of this course is to…

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