Hot of the press – Sepsis costs in Australia 2021

Sepsis costs Australia more than $4.5 BILLION annually with a direct cost to the health system of $700 MILLION. That’s more than breast and lung cancer combined. Know more about the cost of this little known condition in Australia. Read…

National Australian Sepsis Awareness Toolkit 2021

National Australian Sepsis Awareness Toolkit is now available. Developed and co-designed by an Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Australian Sepsis Network and The George Institute for Global Health collaboration to reduce preventable harm caused by #sepsis.¬†For…

Lyn – I really thought I was going to die but I prevailed over sepsis

My story from sepsis survivor to sepsis advocate…I woke up feeling very unwell and when I got out of bed and put my left leg to the floor I nearly fell over. The pain was excruciating and I could hardly…

Katie – 18

It has been more than 11 years since Katie nearly lost her life to sepsis. In early 2010, Katie was a recent high school graduate and looking forward to studying make-up artistry. Then 18 years old, Katie developed a renal…