< September 2018

Community Equipment Demonstration Day (Free)

Norfolk Integrated Community Equipment Service (ICES) invite you to their Community Equipment Demonstration Day

The day, which is being held at Holiday Inn Norwich Airport on Monday 15 October will start at 9am for registration and Coffee/Tea for a 9.30am start.

Faye Gower-Smith, ICES Clinical Consultant will give a short presentation on ICES and the outline of the day.

Melanie Sturman, Moving and Handling Lead for Norfolk County Council will give a presentation on Adult social care referral pathways and the reduced handler care project.

The rest of the day will then involve breakout sessions in the following subjects:

  • Session1: Standard profiling bed, features of the bed and how it works with dynamic pressure care mattress
  • Session 2: Reduced handler care: How to use WendyLett sheets/hoists.
  • Session 3: Pressure care: How do the Repose cushions, mattress/ Active premier 2 mattress really work?  
  • Session 4: Managing the plus size person (Bariatric bed, mattress, WendyLett sheets, hoists)

The purpose of the day is to upskill home care agency staff/trainers on the products that Community and Acute Hospital Occupational Therapist, Physiotherapist and Nurses maybe prescribing to service users/patients in the community.

The day will conclude with a questions section and end for 4pm.

Please can you complete the attached form for all delegates that would like to attend, places are available on a first come first serviced basis.

This is a free event and tea and coffee will be provided throughout the day, however you will have to bring your own lunch.

Click here for the for full details and the delegate booking form.


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