Presentation on theme: "Allied Health Professions into Action"— Presentation transcript:
1 Allied Health Professions into Action Maximising the opportunities for occupational therapistsNetworking eventRoyal College of Occupational Therapists, LondonTuesday 7 November 2017Led by Linda Agnew, RCOT English Board Chair with Suzanne Rastrick, Chief AHP Officer, NHS EnglandThe eventAHPs in to Action is a blueprint which can be used to support local and regional decision making about AHPs, the services they offer, how they can be most efficiently and effectively utilised and to assess areas requiring action to enable the change required to delivery future care across the system. As a profession in England, occupational therapists were key contributors to the development of AHPs into Action in the crowdsourcing phase and the event aims to follow up on this. Delegates will have the opportunity to look at what AHPs into Action means for occupational therapists. The day will cover:How the profession can rise to the challenges identifiedConsider the questions posed within the documentConsider how the profession can gain the maximum benefit from adopting the innovative practice advocated within the documentDelegates from across England will discuss the issues raised in AHPs into Action with Suzanne Rastrick and members of the RCOT English board. The event will be highly interactive.Who is the event forIt is aimed at leaders and practitioners from all areas of practice working within innovative services and to those who want to be able to influence change.Learning outcomesTo understand the positive impact that AHPS into Action can have on servicesTo be able to use AHPs into action as a tool for service development and change with managers and commissioners.Registration fees:Free to RCOT MembersPlease apply using this link:Should you require more information before applying contactPlease note that all applications must be received by Tuesday 17 October 2017Your place will be confirmed by once your application has been processed.This is a free event. The College does not provide lunch or reimburse travel expenses.Do not book travel or accommodation until you have received written confirmation that the course is going ahead, as we are unable to refund such expenses.