Misc learning points
delegate a scribe during the event if possible
notes – should be comprehensive, contemporaneous, accurate. MDT
Involve seniors & MDT
Breaking bad news with family: Team approach. Be honest & open. Avoid information overload, may need second meeting. Single spokesperson. Reassure pt not in pain or aware.
Debrief of whole team after the event. Ideally with somebody adequately trained and ‘3rd party’
Discuss with MPS/MDU if necessary