Being Open: Feeding Back the Outcome of an Adverse Event Review (Maternity) – November

29 Nov 2023 09:30 - 12:00 Online attendance Free

An online interactive webinar for Adverse Event Lead Reviewers  in maternity. Participants will work in a small peer group using role play and interactive sessions to support them in having difficult conversations when feeding back the outcome of a review to patients and families involved in an adverse event.

Open to all health boards

Topics at the workshops for will include:

• Difficult conversations
• Importance of language/suggestions about helpful approaches
• Significant adverse event process
• Being Open about adverse events
• Feedback meeting to share the review outcome with the patients/families involved in an adverse event
• Handling anger and emotional distress




Being Open: Feeding Back the Outcome of an Adverse Event Review (Maternity) – November

Date: 29 Nov 2023
Time: 09:30 - 12:00

Tutor team

Dr Alastair Campbell

EC4H Senior Tutor

Alastair works as a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist in Edinburgh. He has interests in medical education and is committed to effective communication within healthcare. He has been involved as a tutor for EC4H for several years

Dr Judith Orme

EC4H Senior Tutor

Dr Judith Orme is a Consultant Neonatologist in Edinburgh. She joined the EC4H Tutor Team in 2018 and delivers EC4H workshops and Being Open training to staff in NHS Lothian and our partner boards.

Dr Edile Murdoch

EC4H Senior Tutor

Dr Edile Murdoch is a Consultant Neonatologist and Clinical Director for Maternity Services in NHS Lothian. Edile joined the EC4H senior tutor team in 2016 and now supports delivery of Being Open and EC4H workshops in Lothian and EC4H’s partner boards