2021 International Nurses Day

SAPNA would like to acknowledge and thank all the fabulous Nurses working within the Perioperative area. 12th May is the day the world celebrates Nurses. The theme for the 2021 International Nurses Day is: Nurses; A voice to lead – a vision for future health care.

SAPNA 2021 State Conference

17th and 18th September at the fabulous Adelaide Oval.

Mark these dates in your diary

Further information coming soon

Additional COVID-19 precautions from ACPAN

Please see following information from ACPAN regarding their consensus statement. This statement is not endorsed by SAPNA and SAPNA recommends all members refer to individual hospitals policies and procedures and SA Health guidelines regarding COVID -19, which members are expected to follow.

Consensus Statement

SAS Covid 19 Infographics

SAS Covid 19 Intubation Checklist A4

Continuing professional development

Do you need to obtain some CPD points? SAPNA has many ways you can complete your mandatory CPD hours, including our Education Sessions, Conferences and access to ACORN webinars.

As required by APRHA these CPD points are mandatory and if audited you need to provide evidence.

Read the APHRA guidelines here

Download the self directed continuing professional development for nurses and midwives tool here