Sepsis Clinical Care Standard 2022

New standard is a ‘game changer’ that will ensure healthcare workers recognise sepsis as a medical emergency The Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, in partnership with The George Institute Australian Sepsis Network have developed a national…

National Sepsis Clinical Care Standard Launch 30 June 2022

The Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care in partnership with The George Institute for Global Health Australian Sepsis Network has developed a Sepsis Clinical Care Standard to provide guidance to clinicians and health service organisations when investigating…

WORLD SEPSIS DAY 2021 – events available on demand from 16 September

The Australian Sepsis Network and Victorian Sepsis Grand Round team to bring you two fantastic virtual events on World Sepsis Day. The Australian Sepsis Network National Symposium is followed by the virtual conference SEPSIS 2021: A Global Threat. Learn about…

Life after sepsis: a guide for survivors, carers and bereaved families

A new Australian resource is now available to provide information and guidance for sepsis survivors, their friends, families and carers, and bereaved families to help them navigate the often challenging post sepsis period. See: ASN Life After Sepsis (v1.1) 12102020…

WHO calls for global action on sepsis to reduce the burden of this silent killer

The World Health Organization’s first global report on sepsis finds that knowledge gaps are hampering efforts to tackle the millions of deaths and disabilities due to sepsis, particularly in low- and middle-income countries. Sepsis kills an estimated 11 million people…