Year two under new organisers and Naidex is almost unrecognisable – the show is now a hub for all things disability. Attracting trade, healthcare professionals and public visitors, this is the only event to encompass the whole disability sector in a celebration of innovation and independence. Returning to the Birmingham NEC on the 25th & 26th April, Naidex has some truly extraordinary new features in store for 2018… and best of all, it’s completely free!
The Moving & Handling Lab
The all-new Moving & Handling Lab has been designed and created with healthcare professionals in mind. The lab will provide two full days of focused, interactive and fully CPD accredited training from some of the sectors most accomplished experts. Deborah Harrison, Managing Director of A1 Risk Solutions, Melanie Sturman from Norfolk County Council and Kay James from OT4Independence will be amongst the guest speakers who will be providing healthcare professionals and carers with the knowledge to move and handle patients with the least amount of exerted effort, in a way that provides the utmost comfort and dignity. Whether working independently, with others, or alongside specialist equipment; recognise how to assess the level of risk for both patient and practitioner, ensuring optimum safety at all times.
World Class Seminar Schedule
Dr Martin J Vernon, National Clinical Director for Older People and Person Centred Integrated Care for NHS England, will provide an overview of the current national policy drivers to improving quality of care for older people living with frailty as a long term condition including current NHS England approaches to routine frailty identification and evidence based intervention.
Vic Rayner, Executive Director of the National Care Forum will also be delivering a seminar exploring the opportunities, anxieties, and effects of using technology and data in the social care sector.
Nadra Ahmed, Executive Chair of the National Care Association, will be considering the ageing population in terms of demographic and how we, as a nation, will cater for this growing portion of our community.
With an increased exhibitor listing of over 300 diverse suppliers, 1-2-1 advice, live demonstrations, interactive features, Naidex awards and unparalleled networking opportunities, Naidex brings together the whole sector under one roof over two unforgettable days. Put the dates in your diary and register for your free ticket now at www.naidex.co.uk.