Contemporary Issues in Custodial Care - Managing Death in Custody
This one-day masterclass is for all staff employed within the healthcare setting of custodial establishments, with special reference to nursing staff.
Delegates can expect to identify and discuss the dynamics of death in a custodial setting, and how to manage it.
Structure and content
- The demographics and epidemiology of deaths in custody
- The role of the healthcare provider when a death in custody occurs
- The role of the coroner as part of the DIC team
- The role of safer custody in dealing with and preventing DIC
- Supporting staff involved in DIC’s
All sessions incorporate a Question Forum (15 minutes)
- To identify key personnel involved when there is a death in custody
- To promote seamless and collaborative working in dealing with DIC
- To identify and establish support mechanisms to support staff members affected by a DIC
Who the course is for
This one-day masterclass is designed for all staff employed within the healthcare setting of custodial establishments, with special reference to nursing staff.
Recommended prior knowledge
It is essential that delegates have practical experience of working in custodial settings.
Colleagues involved in the delivery of this masterclass include;
Bob Oliver, Senior Lecturer at De Montfort University (DMU)
This one-day masterclass will be delivered at Devonshire Place, London Road, Leicester, LE2 0RA.
Similar courses or related services you may be interested in
We run a suite of masterclasses for workers in custodial settings. These include;
The Elderly in Custody
Managing Medications and Additctions
Managing Self Harm and Suicide in Custodial Settings