Presenter Wendy Newton
- The Nursing CPD Institute
Wendy is an experienced Registered Nurse with over 30 years of post-graduate experience. During the last 20 years. Wendy has worked in the perioperative environment, primarily as an anaesthetic Nurse.
Although she has also worked in other areas of the perioperative environment, including endoscopy and as Clinical Nurse in Anaesthetics, relieving the Theatre Manager for periods of leave.
During this time Wendy contributed to ACORNS Standard for the reprocessing of reusable medical devices. More recently she has been working in a Post Anaesthetic Care Unit.
Currently, she works in Alcohol and Other Drugs as a methadone Nurse while she is working toward a PhD examining the policies concerning animals in Aged Care and how these policies might affect both residents and animals.
The Alcohol and Other Drugs Knowledge Centre has released the recording of a recent webinar titled: Alcohol and the social determinants of health: an equity lens on interventions presented by Dr. Jane Fischer from the National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction (NCETA), located at Flinders University in South Australia (SA) and hosted by Vilma FitzGerald, Senior Research Officer at the AOD Knowledge Centre.
This webinar discusses inequity and the social determinants of health and their impact on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and AOD workers. The content also investigates how the impact of inequity can be addressed.
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In this session you will: