Visitors to the Perioperative Environment
CPD Hours / Duration
1 hour/s
Cost
Depends on Membership level

Visitors to the Perioperative Environment

Presenter Lilliana Levada, Nurse Education Consultant

Lilliana Levada, RN, MSN

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

The perioperative arena is a unique environment that consists of many challenging variables including different visitors to the environment.

In this webinar, we will explore the safety issues surrounding visitors in the perioperative arena.

Target Audience

Learning Outcomes

In this session, you will:

  • Understand your role in ensuring patient safety in the presence of visitors
  • Recognise the responsibilities of the visitors
  • Explore/Examine models to prevent incidents related to visitations to the perioperative environment
  • Reflect on your current practice