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Invitation to Speak and/or Present

A varied programme will be offered with a balance of plenary, streamed presentations and workshops. We aim to offer a mix of topics related to and including Moving & Handling. We invite you to be part of this stimulating programme by submitting an outline of your intended session.
The submission should include aims, preferred time allowance and number limitations for attendees.

Suggested Topics:

Ø  Moving and Handling the Bariatric Patient

Ø  Systems to Deliver or Measure Moving & Handling

Ø  Practical Workshops in Technique and/or Equipment use

Ø  Designing and Delivering Moving & Handling Education

Ø  Falls Prevention – Integrating Moving & Handling Practise into Strategy

Ø  Pain – Patients and Carers, Specific Presentation of Pain and Occupational Pain

Ø  Nutrition – Are we Feeding Patients Well Enough to Move?

Ø  Pressure Injury Prevention – Impact of Moving & Handling Practise 

Please submit an outline of no more than 300 words to by 28th August 2018



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Benefits of attending;

  • Participate in workshops providing solution focussed scenarios

  • Find out how MHANZ can support you in your workplace with moving and handling challenges & networking with others

  • Feedback from ACC/Worksafe on new initiatives to make your workplace safer

  • View the latest moving and handling developments in equipment and technology

  • Involve areas of your business with an interest in equipment at the same session – for example, clinical engineering, procurement and finance

  • Discover information regarding national advances in M&H education and post graduate certificates

  • The seminar day in Christchurch is hosting the AGM, to which all members are welcome to attend and find out how you can contribute to the Association