This course is only available to UNISON members.
Sepsis – Principles of Microbiology and Impact on Management
One of the major challenges threatening Patient Safety today in both primary and secondary care, is Infection. In this tutorial, the participants will have the opportunity to review their understanding of the principles of microbiology within the context of human infection and to discuss the role of the HCP in recognising infection and optimising safe, appropriate and effective care management strategies with regard to its prevention and treatment. The tutorial will also provide an update with regard to Sepsis.
Tutor: Wesley Sterling
Tutor's organisation: Queens University Belfast
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The occurrence of outbreaks of infection in community settings varies greatly. In many outbreak situations or where there is increased potential for spread, it is necessary for further action to be taken. This workshop will explore the general principles Care Assistants and Domestic/Cleaning staff should use in assisting with the effective management of infection outbreaks in community nursing and residential homes.
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