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Bariatric Safe Patient Handling Education Seminar
Tue. 18 October 2016, 5:45 pm – 8:15 pm AEDT
An evening talking about Bariatric Patient Care with Stephen Morley, Safe Manual Handling Coordinator from Bendigo Health
Join us for our next Haines Education Series event where we will focus on Bariatric Patient Management. This evening will coves specific challenges in caring for the bariatric patient who is medically unwell, in a critical state or deceased.
In the Loddon-Mallee-Murray region, which takes in Bendigo, Echuca and Swan Hill, 41 per cent of adults are obese so Bendigo Hospital have taken significant measures in ensuring safe patient and staff care. Our guest speaker, Mr Stephen Morley will share experiences from Bendigo Health and will specifically cover guidelines, policies and preventative strategies to support care in the following areas:
- The Bariatric Patient Journey – From admission to discharge
- Critical care for Bariatric Patients who require CPR
- Challenges and solutions for managing a bariatric deceased patient
Haines Education Series ‘ Bariatric Patient Care’ Pt Melbourne
Date: Tuesday October 18 th 2016
5.45 – 6.30 – Refreshments/supper
6.30 – 7.45 – Presentation – Three 20 minute sessions with Q&A time between each
7.45 – 8.15 – Drinks/Closing
Venue: Mr Hobsons Port Melbourne - 9 Waterfront Place, Port Melbourne VIC 3207
Parking/transport: Tram step 109. Free parking from 6 pm on Princes Street
CPD certificates will be made available on the night. Please RSVP by 12 October to Vivian Wong - email@example.com
Hosted by Haines Medical Australia provider of safe patient handling products for bariatric patients.
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