Practical and ethical decisions in adults with Covid-19

Webinar resources

The COVID-19 patient pathway for SLTs

Monday 4 May 2020 – 13.00 -14:00

This webinar was chaired by Kamini Gadhok MBE, CEO, RCSLT, and feature presentations by;

  • Dharinee Hansjee, Head of Speech & Language Therapy QEH
  • Kate Harrall, Principal Speech and Language Therapist
  • Caroline Ewers, Specialist SLT

Learning aims

Webinar 2: Practical and ethical decisions in adults with COVID-19

By attending this webinar you will gain an understanding of:

  • the types patients with COVID-19 being seen on non-critical care wards
  • the types of clinical presentation that these patients have
  • modifications to approaches to management including end of life care
  • managing eating and drinking for those at risk of aspiration
  • approaches to managing mental capacity assessment
  • using ethical frameworks to support and inform decision making
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