Aged Care Webinar: Serious Incident Response Scheme

Professional Courses

1 1/2 CPD Hours

Target audience: Aged Care


Serious Incident Response Scheme (SIRS) – Roles and Responsibilities

On the 1st April 2021 the Serious Incident Response Scheme replaced the previous Mandatory reporting process. This session will explore the legislated requirements for reporting, including reviewing one organisation’s Incident Management System. Defining role of the registered/enrolled Nurse in the Compulsory reporting of incidents and the difference between Priority 1 and 2. The session will explore Risks associated with serious incidents as well as Recognising, reporting and responding to serious incidents. Develop an understanding the link between SIRS and Open disclosure.

Target Group:
This 1.5-hour workshop is targeted to Nurses and and Managers in Residential Aged Care and Community Care

Presented by: Kathryne Turek, Aged Care Consultant/Director, Aged Care Consulting

Can’t attend on the day? A recording of the session will be available to members in the Professional Education section of Member Central for 7 days following the event (please allow 2-3 working days following for events to be published).