Private Bag 13, Leongatha  Vic  3953

Tel:  03 5667 5555

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66 Koonwarra Road, Leongatha

Tel:  03 5667 5555

65 Bridge Street, Korumburra

Tel:  03 5654 2777

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7 April 2020

Community College Gippsland

Recognising & Responding to Clinical Deterioration
Time & Location

Community College Gippsland

Melb Uni McMillan Campus, 71 Korumburra-Warragul Rd, Warragul VIC 3820, Australia

About

Program includes:

The importance of recognizing signs of deterioration and using observation charts and ISBAR communication tool

Assessing & Managing the Unconscious pt.

Assessment & Management of Respiratory Failure

Including:

• Applying respiratory physiology to clinical practice

• Understanding respiratory pathophysiology

• Physical Assessment (incl. auscultation & SpO2 monitoring)

• Appropriate use of O2 therapy, latest evidence and new O2 therapy devices

Cardio Vascular Assessment

Including:

• Managing Low Blood Pressure & Shock

• The importance of recognising sepsis and assessing signs of multi organ failure

Clinical scenarios – putting it all together

*Course content subject to slight variations