Globally with over 300 million operations performed per year, consent for treatment is a big issue. For many, paper-based consent remains the standard of care, however multiple studies have highlighted problems with illegibility, errors of omission, lost forms, and poor efficiency. The General Medical Council and Royal College of Surgeons guidelines emphasise the importance of shared decision-making and informed consent. Learn how innovations in digital consent have been transforming the consent process.
Concentric is revolutionising the way healthcare professionals share treatment decisions and consent their patients. It uses industry leading technology to enable digital and remote consent, informed by patient outcomes. It is now in use across many different international providers, including UK NHS Trusts and private clients. Learn about the rationale for digital consent and how to implement it and find out why Concentric aims to offer the best medical consent platform on the planet.
Edward St John
Mr Edward St John FRCS PhD is a consultant oncoplastic breast & general surgeon. He is passionate about healthcare and effective, safe innovation and is Chair of the Association of Breast Surgery iBRA-NET Innovation Group. He is also an NHS clinical entrepreneur fellow & Co-founder and Chief Medical Officer of Concentric Health, an industry leading platform for digital consent. Amongst other skills he has domain expertise in eHealth and digital consent.
Who should attend
- Surgeons, Anaesthetists and interventional Medics
- GPs offering minor surgery
- CCIO, CIO, IT, Improvement & Innovation Officers, Legal teams.
What you'll learn
- Understand latest updates in consent guidelines
- Understand issues associated with paper-based consent.
- Find out about innovations in digital consent.
- Learn how Concentric Health works – hear directly from active users.
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