6th annual PLAN forum 2017

Improving Mental Healthcare in General Hospitals

3 March 2017

Plenary Sessions

An update from the PLAN Team Francesca Brightey-Gibbons, PLAN Deputy Programme Manager

Liaison Mental Health: a national policy update  Viral Kantaria, Project Manager NHS England

NCEPOD Mental Health Care in General Hospitals Dr Sean Cross, Clinical Director of Mind and Body Programme, King’s Health Partners AHSC  Additional resources: Other NCEPOD publications

Suicide Mitigation: Combining compassion and governance  Dr Alys Cole-King, Consultant Liaison Psychiatrist Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board, and Clinical Director Connecting with People

Hello, my name is....  Mary Ryan


First responders - Richard Rees & William Jones

Improving quality of care for patients under S136 using QI methodology- Lida Panagiotopoulou

Providing best quality care for people admitted to hospital at risk of alcohol withdrawals – a partnership between liaison psychiatry and the acute hospital - Adrian Brown, Alex Thomson, Justin Baker & Omar Young

Medical Clearance - Anulika Igboaka, Justin Kington & Ali Syed

Opiates, Pain, Complexity and Hospital Utilisation - Adrian Flynn. Additional Resources: Opioid management plan bundle

Managing Frequent Attenders to the ED: Challenges, opportunities and lessons learnt from the Tower Hamlets Frequent Attenders Project - Hannah Osbourne, Rikke Albert & Hannah Ryan

FROM faculty report to action: Making the Framework for Routine Outcome Measurement in Liaison Psychiatry happen - Alex Thomson, James Hughes, Genevieve Holt

Quality Improvement: Fake news or making mental health great again - Amrit Sachar & Frederick Lewis


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