CPD

Designing Changing Places for Public Spaces

About this CPD:

This CPD provides an overview of what Changing Places are and their importance to people with disabilities across the UK, the latest regulations and building regulations that need to be considered and the specialist equipment that is required for a facility to be compliant.

It will also cover a review of the design and planning process, considerations needed for different venues, tips for creating a business case and assessing the option of installing a modular Changing Places facility. Example layouts and case studies of projects that Innova have completed will also be discussed, accompanied by a Q&As session towards the end of the event.

Applicable For: Primarily aimed at architects and contractors but also applicable to NHS trusts, local authorities, procurement managers and surveyors.

Bed Washing System CPD - How do we solve the problem of HCAIs in hospitals?

About this CPD:

This CPD provides an overview of the issues that healthcare-associated infections (HCAI) cause in hospitals, how the Bed Washing System can help tackle the problem and how this innovative technology can also enhance sustainability in healthcare environments. It will provide insights into how the system works, the benefits it has brought to hospitals across Europe and how it can help save money for the NHS.

It will also take a detailed look at a case study in the form of Herlev Hospital, the first hospital in the world to implement this technology, and examine the impact the Bed Washing System has made to their decontamination and environmental processes. There will also be a Q&As session towards the end of the event.

Applicable For: Primarily aimed at NHS trusts and architects, but also applicable to contractors, procurement managers and surveyors.

The Benefits of Hydrotherapy for Rehabilitation & What’s Involved in the Design, Build, & Install Process

About this CPD:

This CPD provides an overview of the benefits that hydrotherapy can offer both at home for rehabilitation and in care home environments to enhance resident and staff wellbeing.

It will also provide advice on what you need to consider during the design process, how hydrotherapy pools can be considered as part of a litigation case and how stainless steel can enhance infection control.

Applicable For: Primarily aimed at architects and contractors but also applicable to occupational therapists, solicitors and case managers.

Patient Hoist Systems CPD

About this CPD:

This CPD provides an overview of the understanding of the different types of patient hoisting systems, types of track layout, room coverage configurations depending upon the environment, and the installation and bearing requirements that need to be considered. It will also cover a review of the benefits that a patient hoisting system can offer as well as an insight into the largest hoist installation currently happening at Midland Metropolitan Hospital and some of the latest innovations that have been developed to overcome some of the real-life challenges.

Applicable For: Primarily aimed at architects and contractors but also applicable to NHS trusts, private healthcare, education establishments, hospices & care/nursing homes managers.