External Education

SAON (SA Orthopaedic Nurses Association)
SAON (SA Orthopaedic Nurses Association) is holding a 1 day workshop on the 8th July that focuses on Pain Management across the lifespan.

We have a number of expert speakers on pain management over a diverse range of situations and settings.
This topic has applicability for a wide range of nursing specialities.

The workshop will be held at Flinders Medical Centre
Cost is $110 (non SAON members)
6 hours CPD points.
Catering included

Download flyer here

National Blood Authority (NBA)
The National Blood Authority (NBA) is pleased to announce that hard copies of the Patient Blood Management Guidelines: Module 5 – Obstetrics and Maternity and accompanying Quick Reference Guide are now available for order from the NBA website (http://www.blood.gov.au/publication-order-form).
Module 5 is intended to assist and guide health-care professionals in making clinical decisions when managing pregnant and postpartum women.

Questions regarding the release of Module 5 – Obstetrics and Maternity should be directed to guidelines@blood.gov.au.

Announcing the launch of a free ACORN-accredited online course for Perioperative Nurses working in hysteroscopic procedures.

The course focuses on practices surrounding the essential role nurses play in monitoring fluid distention media during hysteroscopic procedures. It is the first of its kind in this country.

Eligible participants are entitled to claim 8 CPD points. The course is available at www.acorn.org.au/education/course-accreditation.

PNAQ State Conference Flyer