“Gain an understanding of Nurses role in post-operative patient monitoring“
Clinical deterioration is a significant problem in acute care settings. Patient factors, duration of surgery and events in the Operating Room can be predictive of subsequent clinical deterioration in PACU.
Such information can assist perioperative critical thinking with respect to patient outcomes.
In this session you will:
- Gain an understanding of Nurses role in post-operative patient monitoring
- Recognise how to identify and respond to clinical deterioration in surgical patients
- Explore/Examine models to prevent clinical deterioration of patients in PACU
- Review the importance of a collective team approach to preventing, recognizing and responding to clinical deterioration
Lilliana Levada is an experienced clinician with over 35 years of clinical experience in perioperative nursing (instrument, circulatory, anaesthetic, PACU, educator, consultant and manager nursing roles), intensive care nursing, patient flow management, after-hours hospital management and patient safety management…Read More>>