Community child health

Community child health doctors work with vulnerable groups of children, including those with developmental disorders and disabilities, complex behavioural presentations, and at risk of abuse or are being abused. Find out more about this sub-specialty.

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Streamline Transition from Paediatric to Adult Services

19 June 2019

Manchester

This interactive NHS conference will focus on how services can bridge the gap between paediatric and adult services for adolescents. Take the opportunity to tackle how to overcome common challenges to ensure smooth and supported transition processes.
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BACCH National Trainees’ Study Day

20 May 2019

London

This is a training day aimed at those in GRID training for community child health. All paediatricians are welcome if they are interested in applying for community paediatrics or if they feel that they topics covered are of interest to them. Specialty groups' course design, content and management ...
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Webinar - Time to ‘Think Kawasaki Disease’

10 April 2019
In this webinar, Professor Robert Tulloh and Professor Paul Brogan will provide a comprehensive update on this important condition. They will highlight how out-dated information about Kawasaki Disease is hampering best practice for affected children. They will present the recent research findings (U...
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Twenty-four hours community children's nursing service - South Staffordshire

This page provides a best practice example for standard 6 of Facing the Future: Together for child health standards, which outlines the service provided by the South Staffordshire Community Children's Nursing team. The service prevents hospital admissions, facilitates early discharge and provides ca...