Human factors courses

Book here:¬†https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/o/human-factors-workshops-princess-royal-hospital-bsuh-nhs-trust-7993934562 The Human Factors Workshops at BSUH NHS Trust provide an introduction to human factors in healthcare. These 1 day workshops are free for healthcare staff in Kent, Surrey and Sussex thanks to funding provided by Health Education England, Kent Surrey and Sussex. Dr Rob Galloway (Emergency Medicine Consultant) delivers an invigorating and challenging … More Human factors courses

Best EM job in the world? Sustainable and flexible – you too can do it and have a life!

“I loved A&E but hated the shifts”. “Best hospital job I did but I want a life” is what the usual feed back is from doctors who have worked in the ED. But it can be different in Brighton which is a major trauma centre with 24h consultant cover you hear…. ” I work here … More Best EM job in the world? Sustainable and flexible – you too can do it and have a life!

Are you sedating safely …. or is it still 10 and 10?

Back in 2012 the UK Royal College of Emergency Medicine and Royal College of Anaesthetists developed Safe Sedation in the Emergency Department¬†– a report a recommendation. However, practise varies greatly often due to the varied training EM physicians have undergone. A review of practise at Brighton by Alice Byram can be seen below and the … More Are you sedating safely …. or is it still 10 and 10?

HF and the crash bleep.

Although it looks exciting on ER, the reality is that for most people holding the crash bleep leads to increased anxiety levels. Rob Greenhalgh and his team have looked at how to make this dramatic and time critical situations go more smoothly, so increasing patient safety. Click here for the full version.