2020 the Year of the Nurse: Meeting the Challenges of Perioperative Nursing
CPD Hours / Duration
1 hour/s
Depends on Membership level

2020 the Year of the Nurse: Meeting the Challenges of Perioperative Nursing

Presenter Lilliana Levada, Nurse Education Consultant

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.

Lilliana is passionate about nursing research and patient safety and uses this to translate science into practice. In the past, this has led her to become a lead reviewer for ACORN Standards and engage in providing consultancy for healthcare management.

She firmly believes that continuous improvements in nursing practice are paramount, and loves when nurses cause 'revolution' and evolution in healthcare practice.

Lilliana is also involved in medical missions - donating her time and expertise to those causes.

Course Content

As the world changes before our eyes, so does the perioperative nursing role; in this session, we will discuss what that means for you in terms of competence, confidence, self-efficacy and job satisfaction.

Target Audience

Learning Outcomes

In this session, you will:

  • Understand your role in preventing technology stress
  • Recognise the increased need for patient advocacy
  • Explore/Examine models to prevent new-graduate nurse transition shock
  • Learn the importance of ‘match-making’ nursing standards among peers