BGS Wales: AGM 2021 Papers
Agenda and papers for the BGS Wales AGM 2021, being held virtually on Thursday 23 September.
Presentation Recordings: Mersey Region Spring Meeting 2021
The Mersey Region Spring Meeting 2021 was held on 16th June
Right time, right place: Urgent community-based care for older people
This document outlines services currently delivered across the country in pursuit of appropriate, timely, high-quality care when an older person experiences a crisis or urgent need, with examples of how urgent care can be provided outside the hospital environment.
Ambitions for change: Improving healthcare in care homes
This document describes the care home sector across the UK as it currently stands, how health and wellbeing has traditionally been supported in care homes and sets out what good healthcare provision in a care home environment should look like.
Through the visor 2: Further learning from member experiences during COVID-19
This report is a follow-up of the BGS COVID-19 workforce report Through the visor: Reflecting on member experiences of the COVID-19 first wave. Like the first report, this follow-up was based on a survey of members on their experiences of working through the pandemic.
Resources for SAS Grade Doctors
Specialty and Associate Specialist (SAS) doctors are senior physicians with at least four years' postgraduate training, including two or more within their specialty. These resources may assist those currently, or thinking about, taking up a career as an SAS grade doctor.
COVID-19: Frailty scores and outcomes in older people
This page brings together studies specifically examining the link between frailty and COVID-19 outcomes in acute care. It is intended that it will be updated every month following a review of the literature to provide an update on any frailty and COVID-19 papers.
COVID-19: Health and care staff wellbeing
Links, resources and tools to help support personal wellbeing during a particularly challenging time for the health and care workforce.
BGS Spring Meeting 2021: Q&A session with Professor Chris Whitty
England's Chief Medical Officer, Professor Chris Whitty, speaks to BGS President Dr Jennifer Burns and takes questions from members at the BGS Spring Meeting held in April 2021.