Events

Events

Cardiac Open Day - June 2018

Alder Hey Heart Centre staff, fundraise and organise a Cardiac Open Day
 
Cardiac patients past, present and future are invited to join the Heart Centre Staff in this fanstastic opportunity to meet and interact with various members of the Cardiac Team in a non- clinical and friendly atmosphere.
 
Our patients are always guaranteed a day of knowledge and fun, we offer-
  • Education of various materials used during surgeries such as valves, stents, balloons, patches and pacemakers etc. from various representatives
  • We provide a mock-up of the Cardiopulmonary Bypass machine used for most heart operations and lifesaving ECMO machines.
  • Resus Training
  • Tours of the operating theatres
  • Various speakers on the day; Consultants, Cardiac Surgeon, Consultant Anaesthetist, Intensivist, Cardiac Perfusion, ECG/ECHO Technician, Theatre Practioners, Cardiac Nurse Specialists who will explain their role in the patient pathway. 
  • A chance to meet supporting Charities
  • Children's entertainment, including disco, games and prizes
  • Face painting
  • Mascots and suprise guests

Every child left with a special token, a Heart Warrior medal of bravery.

Rythm Rascals Day - December 2019

A fun day for all ICD/ Pacemaker patients (Rythm Rascals) and their familes.

This fun filled day of endless entertainment included; face paints, craft table, Disney character and special visit from Father Christmas.

This day was also a great opportunity to meet and interact with various member of the Cardiac Team, Cardiac device representatives and other families in similar situations in a non clinical friendly atmosphere.

The day provided some education and reassurance to both patients and their families.

Pictures from the day...

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Pictures from the day...


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