Skip to main content
Now showing results 1 - 10 of 12.
Safer Care Victoria
Published Date21 Jan 2020
Last Updated24 Jan 2020
Variable practices have emerged in relation to entry, searching, and access to medicines of all forms at public events and mass... Read more...
  • Health status of Victorians
  • Accreditation and standards
  • Governance and leadership
  • Incident response
Safer Care Victoria
Published Date04 Sep 2019
Last Updated26 Sep 2019
The Victorian Consultative Council on Anaesthetic Mortality and Morbidity has released its 2015-2017 report. This report reviews 110... Read more...
  • Clinical/Acute Care
  • Incident response
  • Quality measures
Safer Care Victoria
Published Date27 Aug 2019
Last Updated27 Aug 2019
This policy outlines individual, health service and SCV responsibilities when responding to an adverse patient safety event. Please... Read more...
  • Incident response
Safer Care Victoria
Published Date12 Apr 2019
Last Updated29 May 2019
This review examines the use and outcomes of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) in Victoria. ECMO gives temporary life-support... Read more...
  • Clinical/Acute Care
  • Emergency care
Safer Care Victoria
Published Date19 Feb 2019
Last Updated05 Mar 2019
Patient of all ages (adult, teens and children) who carry an adrenaline autoinjector (or EpiPen®) should hold on to them in hospital in... Read more...
  • Clinical/Acute Care
  • Critical Care
  • Emergency care
Safer Care Victoria
Published Date27 Feb 2019
Last Updated27 Feb 2019
Involved in an incident review? This information will help you understand what documents to collect and keep as part of the review,... Read more...
  • Incident response
Safer Care Victoria
Published Date19 Sep 2018
Last Updated08 Jan 2019
Whether it’s holding someone’s hand or providing cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), you can give someone much-needed comfort or even... Read more...
  • Clinical/Acute Care
  • Emergency care
Safer Care Victoria
Published Date16 Oct 2018
Last Updated06 Dec 2018
Historically, unwell or injured passengers have been left on board public transport while waiting for a first aider and/or Ambulance... Read more...
  • Emergency care
Victorian Agency for Health Information
Published Date07 Mar 2018
Last Updated10 Apr 2018
The Victorian Health Incident Management System (VHIMS) addresses the importance of incident data collection and analysis at a local... Read more...
  • Incident response
Victorian Agency for Health Information
Published Date07 Mar 2018
Last Updated10 Apr 2018
A well-completed report will promote an effective incident management process. This is a guide for staff on the elements and... Read more...
  • Incident response