HMV UK Covid Update Webinar 2020

Date: 9 November 2020

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The HMV UK 20 update is a short update from experts in the home ventilation field sharing their expertise on the challenges of managing home ventilation patients in the current covid-19 pandemic. The webinar will cover infection control issues during admissions with NIV, what does and does not constitute an aerosol generating procedure and how to manage them, how to safely continue secretion management in neuromuscular patients safely and how to use remote and virtual systems to enhance patient care. The webinar is designed as an opportunity for all professionals (AHP and medical) involved in the management of home ventilation patients during the pandemic to support the development of knowledge and skills to allow them to care for their patients during this unprecedented global health crisis.

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Draft agenda

16.00 – 16.05

Welcome
Patrick Murphy  

16.05 – 16.30

Update from the BTS guidance on infection control for delivery of NIV
Milind Sovani

16.30 – 16.55

Secretion management in neuromuscular patients during Covid: what to do and what to avoid
Michelle Chatwin

16.55 – 17.20

What you need to know about AGPs: what is and isn’t an AGP
Anita Simonds

17.20 – 17.45

Remote monitoring for setup and monitoring of patients on HMV during the pandemic
Stephanie Mansell

17.45 – 17.50

Summary and close
Patrick Murphy  

Download the HMV UK Covid Update Webinar agenda here (554KB)

Register here for the HMV UK Covid Update Webinar