Transfer of the Critically Ill

Overview

Critically ill patients have always needed to be moved between organisations. this is usually for clinical reasons and occasionally for capacity. The pandemic response has highlighted the need for an effective and resilient capacity management service to work with networks and across the country

This of course, brings to question who to move, when, why and how. 

This session looks at the national programme in England and discusses the merits, logistics and ethics of capacity transfers.

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