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Clinical Governance Day 27th January 2016

The next Sydney HEMS Clinical Governance Day is scheduled for next Wednesday, January 27th at Bankstown. This CGD has been jam-packed by Soo Parkinson !! We have our regular segments of Airway Audit and Morbidity & Mortality plus some “extreme presentations”  by Rob … Continue reading

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Clinical Governance Day 13th January 2016

Welcome back to the Sydney HEMS Clinical Governance Days for 2016… This CGD is very much AIRWAY oriented with the inclusion of the November Airway Audit & a round-robin “Airway Microskills” session. This session will focus on bougie & ETT … Continue reading

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Clinical Governance Day 16th December 2015

The Sydney HEMS Clinical Governance Day is returning after a month long hiatus and is scheduled for next Wednesday, December 16th at Bankstown. For this weeks CGD we have two cracking case dissections to discuss as well as the October Morbidity and … Continue reading

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Clinical Governance Day 18th November 2015

The next Sydney HEMS Clinical Governance Day is coming up next Wednesday, November 18th at Bankstown. This CGD will include our September M&M as well as review some recent challenging winch missions. A subtle theme of bleeding filters through this session … Continue reading

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Clinical Governance Day 4th November 2015

The next Sydney HEMS Clinical Governance Day is coming up next Wednesday, November 4th at Bankstown. We will have our usual features of Airway Audit plus Morbidity and Mortality which always makes for brilliant discussion.  One of our paramedic/physician teams will dissect a … Continue reading

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Clinical Governance Day 21st October 2015

The next Sydney HEMS Clinical Governance Day is coming up next Wednesday, October 21st at Bankstown base. This weeks theme is MAN vs MACHINE, specifically a look at the challenges of failing cardiac-support devices.  Our speakers will cover pacemaker failure & transvenous pacing, … Continue reading

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The Toxicology Sessions: Simulation Summary

Our CGD on Wednesday culminated in a toxicological based simulation – with 3 year old Vera having consumed her grandfather’s medications. Why do pills look like lollies? The take home debrief points were: How do we best use available resources … Continue reading

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