Medications: How we do it better

The date of this course is now Thursday 28 November, it has been changed due to a clash in the original date it was scheduled. This course focuses on medications in practice and what we can do as individuals to increase the safety of the people in our care. To explore the various causes of […]

Communication: Documentation and Report Writing

Strong documentation is crucial for the effective transfer of information between health professionals. Documentation plays a key role in patient safety, and is relied upon during investigations and the coronial process. This webinar discusses the importance of documentation, the Standards for Practice, and how to ensure you document clearly and effectively.

Communication: Clinical Handovers and Assessments

This webinar explores the importance of clinical handover and assessment, and provide an understanding your professional obligations around these areas of practice. This webinar will cover: – types of clinical handover, including bedside handover – types of clinical assessments – professional obligations in relation to handover and clinical assessment

Communication: ISBAR and tips for workplace communication

This webinar explores the importance of communication in nursing and midwifery practice, and provide an understanding your professional obligations in relation to communication. This webinar will cover: – ISBAR – how it helps with providing comprehensive health communications – 10 tips for workplace communication – Human factors in communication

Reflective Practice and Feedback

Reflective Practice is an integral part of nursing and midwifery continued practice. To improve practice nurses and midwives need to constantly evaluate the changing healthcare environment this is comprised of reflection and feedback. Reflection should be purposeful, focused and questioning to understand their experiences. Feedback is a way of communicating improvements and positive aspects within […]

Professional obligations for nurses and midwives

To hold registration as a nurse or midwife in Australia, you must adhere to the standards, codes, guidelines and frameworks set by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA) – Standards for Practice, the Code(s) of Conduct, and the Code(s) of Ethics. Professional and safe practice is at the heart of our professional obligations. […]

Understanding Your Annual CPD Obligations Workshop

Join us for this interactive workshop where you’ll learn the ins and outs of your annual CPD obligations. You will learn: How develop your learning plan each year; How you identify your learning needs and objectives, linking them back to your current or future context of practice; How to record your CPD activities; Gain an […]

The Deteriorating Patient

As health professionals we need to ensure people in our care who are having difficulty can be appropriately managed and cared for. The lack of recognition and appropriate management of patients, whose condition is deteriorating, has been identified as a contributing factor for many adverse events worldwide. Clinicians need to be concerned and have the […]

Law, Ethics and Professional Standards in nursing and midwifery

This workshop explores the importance of the legal and ethical frameworks that govern our everyday practice under national registration. Seminar Outline: The Australian legal system and laws affecting nurses and midwives relevant to practice; The Coroner, Coronial Inquests and making statements; The co-regulatory system in NSW (complaints and notifications); Professional obligations – documentation; Code of […]

Wound Care: Understanding Wound Care Products

With thousands of wound products available to choose from, it is important for the clinician to understand what a wound product is designed to do and how it will achieve this, when it is not appropriate to use a particular product and when it is appropriate to change the wound management including wound product. This […]

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