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CALHN Nursing Education Courses

Annual Update Day

Program Outline

The Annual Update Day is primarily aimed at Nursing Staff whom work as a casual, weekends only, permanent night duty, return-to-work and staff in areas who do not have access to traditional ‘double-staff’ time.

Content Covered

Current CALHN strategies that affect nursing practice, including but not limited to:

  • Practical basic life support
  • Practical manual tasks
  • Medication safety
  • Complex behaviours - de-escalation
  • Hospital acquired infections
  • Towards zero harm / Communicating for safety
  • Update / Sunrise tips and tricks
  • Wellbeing and self care

Course Pre-Requisites:

Please ensure you have updated the modules listed within the last 12 months prior to attending the workshop.

They can be accessed on Learning Central (Refer to Learning Central for additional CALHN Mandatory Learning)

1. Medication Safety

2. Fire & Emergency Safety

3. Manual Tasks Theory

4. Basic Life Support Theory

5. Introduction to Challenging Behaviours - Mandatory completion before attending

Open to all Nursing Staff across CALHN

2021 DATES (0800hrs to 1600hrs)

Tuesday 12th October - TQEH - Applications close 1 October 2021
Friday 29th October - RAH -   CANCELLED
Tuesday 2nd November - TQEH - Applications close 22 October 2021
Thursday 18th November - RAH - Applications close 5 November 2021
Wednesday 1st December - RAH - Applications close 19 November 2021 

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For more information please contact:

Daniella Christiansen - Nurse Educator

Ph: 7074 3787  Pager: 6785