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Knowlex, shorthand for ‘Knowledge Exchange’, is a new organisation that has been set up with the ambition of disseminating information on research and innovative practice to help healthcare professionals in their working lives.

CPD Courses and Workshops Available

  • Infection Prevention and Control 2018 London – Sharing Knowledge; Improving Care

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    In February 2018 we will meet to share new data on Sepsis and AMR CQUIN performance. We will also review GNBSI Quality Premium performance across 2017-18 and learn from success moving forward into 2018-19. The government’s plans to prevent NHS infections included more money for hospitals making the most progress in reducing infection rates; the NHS publishing staff hand hygiene indicators and appointing a new National Infection Lead; Dr Ruth May. We will meet again in February to review progress against new targets and strategies. We will also celebrate local and national successes and identify opportunities within the CQUIN programme.

  • Hand Hygiene Professional Course

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    Knowlex will be working with various healthcare organisations to produce online training materials. This allows healthcare professionals to be able to demonstrate through CPD certification that they have undertaken training to improve their knowledge; skills and performance.

  • Personal Protective Equipment

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    In this module we will review personal protective equipment (PPE). We will look at PPE in light of COVID-19 and how to protect yourself. We will look at correct use of gloves and masks and the do’s and don’ts of when and where to use them. This module is available to anyone who wants to know more about PPE. Employers have duties concerning the provision and use of personal protective equipment (PPE) at work. PPE is equipment that will protect the user against health or safety risks at work. It can include items such as safety helmets; gloves; eye protection; high-visibility clothing; safety footwear and safety harnesses. It also includes respiratory protective equipment.

  • Anti-microbial resistance and my role is?

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    To clearly articulate the business case for investment in infection prevention. To highlight examples of innovative and successful practice in infection prevention/control from around the world. To encourage the adoption of such best practice in a greater number of NHS trusts and other UK healthcare settings.

  • Sepsis+19 Conference

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    Over the last five years we have made terrific strides in improving the awareness; recognition and treatment of patients with suspected sepsis. When I say ‘we’; I am talking about patients; their families; and health and care professionals who have all become more vigilant in ‘thinking sepsis’ and have worked together to advance the sepsis agenda. This collaboration has enabled a sustained; national improvement in screening and treatment from 50%; to 90% within one hour of deterioration.

  • Patient Safety 2019

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    Knowlex

    The “Patient Safety 2019” conference with the input of leading quality and safety experts will look at what needs to be done over the coming years to improve even further. Topics covered on the day will include; Leadership; Change Management; Preventing HAI’s; Never Events and Reducing Medication Error. There will also be a progress report on the Patient Safety Incident Management system (PSIMS) which in April 2018 completed the Alpha phase and is about to move into the Beta stage of development.

  • Healthcare Facilities Management 2019

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    Knowlex

    Healthcare Facilities Management 2019 will take delegates on a journey; some exemplars of success; some facing more challenges. Our purpose will be to unearth information and gain insights around Facilities Management. In a time of change and uncertainty healthcare facilities providers and managers are facing their greatest challenge to improving efficiencies with ever decreasing budgets. At this conference; we will consider the challenges and view best practice solutions.

  • Infection Prevention and Control 2019

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    Knowlex

    In London in February 2019 together with 500 colleagues from across the “whole health economy” we will review the CQUIN results and look forward to see what progress is still required to achieve the 2020 targets in Infection Prevention & Control. We will review the latest NHSE/PHE/NHSI reporting trends and share local best practice on subjects including Sepsis; E. coli; UTIs and SSIs. We will also showcase the latest industry innovations and technologies in our networking area.

  • Infection Prevention and Control 2017 – Sharing Knowledge; Improving Care - London

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    Knowlex

    This event brings together professionals from across the healthcare sector to review the latest developments in infection prevention and control including the most up-to-date stats from Public Health England; the latest guidelines and quality standards from NICE and the final recommendations from the wide-ranging Review on Antimicrobial Resistance. The panel of speakers will consider what lies ahead for infection prevention and control and look at some of the key priorities in the global fightback.

Knowlex
1st Floor, Churchgate House
Churchgate
Bolton
BL1 1HL

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