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 and managing sepsis, and information to consumers about the care they can expect to receive.
The launch of the SCCS was hosted by Ms Julie McCrossin AM, Broadcaster and Commentator, the panellists include:
- Dr Carolyn Hullick – Clinical Director, Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care and Emergency Physician, Hunter New England Health NSW
- Professor Simon Finfer AO – Professorial Fellow in the Critical Care Division at The George Institute for Global Health, Adjunct Professor, University of New South Wales and Chair of Critical Care, School of Public Health, Imperial College London
- Associate Professor Paula Lister – Director Paediatric Critical Care, Sunshine Coast University Hospital QLD and Medical Co-Chair, Queensland Paediatric Sepsis Program
- Dr Lorraine Anderson – Medical Director, Kimberley Aboriginal Medical Services WA
The SCCS was formally by Professor Villis Marshall AC, Chair of the Board of the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care.
Watch the launch at: https://youtu.be/gt_JnxR2TXk