Improving Attendance in the Public Sector Seminar 2

6 Mar 2012 - 9:00am - 1:00pm
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This was the second seminar from the Attendance Management Steering Group on how sickness practitioners across the public sector can engage their line managers to provide better management and support.

Various organisations associated with the theme of the seminar, including Hafal, Mind Cymru and NHS Direct arranged exhibition stands to provide information and share good practice.

Delegates attended from Local Government, Police Authorities, Fire and Rescue Services, Health Boards, and Welsh Government.

The Deputy Director, PPCS from Welsh Government, Alistair Davey, gave the keynote speech, with presentations from practitioners in Occupational Health, Legal, Human Resources, and Healthcare.

Seminar outline

The seminar consisted of five showcase sessions:

  • The Mindful Workplace: Developing a Culture that Creates Positive Mental Health
    Moira Morgan, NLIAH/PSMW
  • Improving Attendance in the Public Sector
    Huw Morgans, Dyfed Powys Police
  • Managing Stress in the Workplace
    Sally Isaacs, Eversheds
  • Worksure Employee Support Programme
    Claire Vaughan, Cwm Taf LHB
  • Occupational Health
    Dr Massoud Mansouri, InSync Corporate Healthcare

When and where

Thursday 6 March 2012,
0900 - 1300,
South Wales Fire and Rescue Service, Forest View Business Park, Llantrisant, Pontyclun CF72 8LX.

and

Welsh Government, Sarn Mynach, Llandudno Junction, Conwy, LL31 9RZ