Effective and Timely Management of the Deteriorating Older Person

Older people with multiple co-morbidities are at greater risk of rapid deterioration resulting in ‘unexpected death’. The Serious Incident Management Scheme (SIRS) has identified ‘Neglect’ and ‘Unexpected death’ as reportable incidents to the Commission. This places us and our organisation at risk, but mostly highlights the importance of early detection and response to a deteriorating […]

Aged Care Seminar

Hear from a range of speakers, network with colleagues and share experiences across the aged care sector.  For RNs, ENs and AINs in residential, community and hospital aged care settings, across private and public sectors, or anyone with an interest in the aged care sector in NSW. PROGRAM: Keeping on the weight – Preventing weight […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Clinical Communication and Documentation

This workshop explores the importance of the legal and ethical frameworks around communication and documentation that govern nursing and midwifery practice. This workshop covers: ISBAR: Learn how it helps with providing comprehensive health communication; Unpack clinical handover and the exchange of information and what the responsibilities and accountabilities are for nurses and midwives; Understanding your […]

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 […]

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 […]

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