SOPA/Healthwatch Shropshire Discussion on Chronic Pain Management

Start Date:
28th January 2015

End Date:
28th January 2015

Start Time:
10.00 am

End Time:
1 pm

Event title: SOPA/Healthwatch Shropshire Discussion on Chronic Pain Management
Venue: The Guildhall, Frankwell Quay, Shrewsbury SY3 8HQ
Weblink: www.shropshire-seniors.co.uk
Name: Jane Evison
Email: office@seniors.org.uk
Telephone: 01743 244640
Event description: Shropshire Older Peoples Assembly and Healthwatch Shropshire have joined forces to hold a discussion on Chronic Pain Management.

Speakers will include Caroline Evans who is Manager of the Pain Management team at Oswestry Orthopaedic Hospital.  She will be accompanied by Dr Mark Garton Consultant Physician/Rheumatology/Service Lead Clinician . June Jones from Shrewsbury Arthritis Group will also take part. June is also a Management Committee Member of Shropshire Disability Network

Areas covered will include Pain Management & Medication, Waiting Lists & Injections.

There will be a Question Time session providing an opportunity to ask questions to the panel of speakers on any issues that concern you or your member and also a consultation by the national campaigns team of Age UK on the financial implications of the Care Act 2014

Four organisations have been offered the chance to have leaflets at this event, they include Shrewsbury Arthritis Group, Alternative Therapies and ourselves-Shropshire Disability Network.

To help with numbers and booking refreshments, please would you indicate attendance by calling Bridget on 01743 244640 or email office@shropseniors.org.uk

 

 

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