Presentation Recordings: West Midlands Region Autumn Meeting 2021
The West Midlands Region Autumn Meeting 2021 was held on 24 September 2021
Keeping older people safe and well at home
These resources have been developed to help keep older people safe at home by reducing deconditioning and falls hazards, supporting people with conditions such as dementia or Parkinson's, and improving overall wellbeing to help to keep their minds and bodies active.
COVID-19: Vaccinations and older people
The BGS was pleased that older people were prioritised for access to the first and second doses of the COVID vaccine. As the booster programme gets underway in the UK, this page brings together current information on vaccination, including BGS statements and useful external links.
How can I support rehabilitation of care home residents after COVID-19?
Rehabilitation for people in long-term care can improve function and counter lockdown effects, and nurses have a key role to play in this.
How can further deconditioning be prevented in older people after COVID-19?
Nurses can help counter the physical and cognitive decline of older people caused by their isolation during the pandemic.
Spotlight on: Workforce wellbeing
This page brings together some of the creative and inspirational ways our members and their colleagues have found to help support and encourage workforce wellbeing.