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Pressure Injury prevention for perioperative patients and lessons learned from COVID-19
Dec 10

Pressure Injury prevention for perioperative patients and lessons learned from COVID-19

Date & Time
10 December 2020 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Panel sponsored by 


Date: Thursday 10th December 2020
Time:  3.30pm AEST
3.00pm SA   |   2.30pm QLD   |   2.00pm NT   |   12.30pm WA


  • Provide a national forum for comparison between facilities
  • Generate discussion between panellists and explore ideas from the audience
  • Hear about the research and latest international guidelines and what you can do on a daily basis that makes a difference
  • Consider any lessons learned from nursing of COVID-19 patients in prone position as well as the increase in medical device related PIs for healthcare workers


A live discussion panel faciliated by Sally Sutherland-Fraser. Panellists include a perioperative manager from private sector, a wound consultant and an academic.

Grace Loh (WA) Clinical Nurse Manager Perioperative Services, Mount Hospital, Perth

Brigid Gillespie (QLD)  Professor of Patient Safety in the Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, Gold Coast University Hospital, Gold Coast Health, Nursing and Midwifery Education and Research Unit

Kay Maddison (NSW)  Hand & Wound Clinical Nurse Consultant, SES SSEH Nursing Education Research and Learning Unit, Sydney / Sydney Eye Hospital

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