NICE: End of life care for adults – Quality standard [QS13]

This quality standard covers care for adults (aged 18 and over) who are approaching the end of their life. This includes people who are likely to die within 12 months, people with advanced, progressive, incurable conditions and people with life-threatening acute conditions. It also covers support for their families and carers. It includes care provided…

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Elections results!

Thanks to everyone who participated in the election and once again sorry for the technical issues. We’re pleased to announce that the new election has been successful and that:  – Vicky Price has been re-elected as Secretary. – Nick Murch will be the President elect from October. – Courtney Mathewson will be Trainee rep from…

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The Society for Acute Medicine: 2021 SAMinars Clinical Practice Hot Topics Webinars

The Society for Acute Medicine: 2021 SAMinars  Clinical Practice Hot Topic Webinars Registration open    Building on the success of our two series of webinars in 2020, the Society for Acute Medicine plans to continue to support the acute medicine community with a further series of clinical practice webinars this year. We are planning to run one webinar each month…

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29-30 April 2021 scouseSAM Virtual Conference

scouseSAM Virtual Conference 29-30 April 2021 The Society for Acute Medicine’s Spring meeting, scouseSAM, will take place online on 29-30 April 2021. This will be a fully virtual conference with the option to watch sessions live and on demand for up to 6 months following the conference dates. View the conference programme and register online at www.scousesam.org…

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Research Fellow in Acute Medicine – Clinical & Research – Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals

Research Fellow in Acute Medicine – Clinical & Research “Right now we are building our future” We are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and hardworking doctor to join our Acute  Medicine Department. This is a 50% clinical, 50% research-based  role and the successful candidate will gain research experience and specific research training in Acute Medicine…

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Research Committee Elections

Dear SAM Members, Nominations are now closed for the SAM Research Committee Chair. We have received TWO excellent applications! Please view their personal statements below. Chris Subbe Louella Vaughan We need you to exercise your democratic right, and submit your vote to elect the Chair of the Research Committee, using the form below. Deadline: Tuesday 30th August [gravityform…

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