There will be a focus on one NSQHS Standard each week in the lead up to 2-6 March 2020 Accreditation Survey.
Week Eight is STD 8: DETERIORATING PATIENT
We've pulled together a video for you with the latest tips and tricks on Comprehensive CareRead More
Thursday 13 February - that's the day we Audit Best Care. For those of you who would like a snapshot of what's involved, we have put together a very brief video. Take a look and you'll see that it's as easy as ABC,123Read More
The teams who work in our communications switchboard have some pretty hectic shifts! Here is a glimpse into their world and how they communicate for patient safety.Read More
Hear from Natasha, our Executive Director of Operations, on how we live Co-ordinated CareRead More
Did you know that 30-50% of hospital patients are receiving antibiotics at any one time? Find out about the safe and appropriate use of antibiotics.Read More
Western Health is taking a wide range of measures to respond to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus. We need the cooperation and diligence of all staff and volunteers to help us keep you and our patients and visitors safe.Read More
Correct technique with use of Personal Protective Equipment is essential to prevent spread of infection, including the novel coronavirus.Read More
Join Tara, Senior Medical Scientist – Haematology & Blood Bank as she walks us through the lab and learn about all about 'Best Labels for Best Care'!Read More
Patient Blood Management (PBM) improves patient outcomes by improving the patient’s medical and surgical management in ways that boost and conserve the patient’s own blood.
As a consequence of better management, patients usually require fewer transfusions of donated blood products thus avoiding transfusion-associated complications.
Why give 2 when 1 will do?