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10th Annual Operating Theatre Management Conference

29 – 30 July 2019 | Pullman Melbourne Albert Park

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overview

Australia’s premier event for operating room management & perioperative professionals returns in 2019. Now in its 10th year, this event offers the latest programs and practices being implemented in operating theatres across Australia. The conference will feature wonderfully credentialed speakers addressing critical issues to help implement change, drive productivity, enhance teamwork, and improve knowledge for theatre management professionals.

This two-day conference is dedicated specifically for operating room management and perioperative professionals, including operating room/perioperative managers, operating room nurse unit managers and directors of surgical services, perioperative services managers and perioperative quality and safety managers.

FEATURING KEYNOTE ADDRESSES:

The best of both worlds-The nurse practitioner model in the perioperative world
Rebecca East, President, ACORN & Nurse Practitioner, Central Victoria Integrated Clinic

Managing risk to the public: Employer’s and regulator’s responsibilities
Tanya Vogt, Executive Officer, Nursing & Midwifery Board of Australia
Dr Mary Russell, National Manager (Transition) Intake and Assessment, AHPRA

Day Care Anaesthesia Outcomes, the DAYCOR Registry
Dr Ken Sleeman Consultant Anaesthetist (Chairman ACE Day Care Anaesthesia Special Interest Group, DayCOR Registry), Australian Society of Anaesthetists

Mindful Team Culture (MTC): Moving beyond complain & blame
Scott Dutton, Fighting Fair

OTHER TOPICS TO BE ADDRESSED INCLUDE:

  • A surgeons perspective on working together-Teamwork and advocacy in addressing the safety gap
  • CASE STUDY | Electronic Surgical Safety Checklist (eSSC): How we increased our compliance
  • CASE STUDY | Theatre Efficiency
  • Planning for better utilization
  • The ‘Jack-of-all-trades’ myth: Cross training in the perioperative nurse roles versus specialization
  • Embedding a Patient Safety Culture in the Perioperative Setting
  • Perioperative Nurse Retention – Why is it so hard and how do we do better?
  • Choosing Wisely with our patients in the perioperative setting
  • National Standards -What you need to know
  • An update on the My Surgery Journey magazine and the My Surgery Journey App
  • MULTI-DISCIPLINARY PANEL DISCUSSION | The perioperative patient journey in 5 years’ time
  • PANEL DISCUSSION | How to raise concerns in the operating theatre?

exhibitors

speakers

Deborah Burrows

District Clinical Nurse Consultant Perioperative Services, Southern NSW LHD

Rebecca East

President, ACORN & Nurse Practitioner, Central Victoria Integrated Clinic

Dr Ken Sleeman

Consultant Anaesthetist (Chairman ACE Day Care Anaesthesia Special Interest Group, DayCOR Registry), Australian Society of Anaesthetists

James Brinton

Service Lead Emergency, Division of Critical Care, Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District

Kerri Reeves

Assistant Director of Nursing, Perioperative Unit, Canberra Health Services

Daniel Wood

Executive Director, Division of Surgery, Canberra Health Services

Brendan Hoad

Operations Manager Division of Surgery and Perioperative Services, Children's Health Queensland Hospital and Health Service

Ben Maslen

Procedural Access & Service Improvement Manager, Children's Health Queensland Hospital and Health Service

Megan Giles

Principal Advisor – Quality Improvement, Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service

Sharon Mewett

Clinical Nurse, Operating Theatre, Gawler Health Service

Bradley Leeson

Clinical Nurse Educator & Researcher, Eurobodalla Health Service

Dr Nicole Yap

Breast Cancer and Reconstructive Surgeon and Deputy Chair, Victorian State Committee, RACS

Jason Beem

Program Manager Service Improvement, Children's Health Queensland

Ruth Melville

CNC Patient Safety & Quality – Perioperative & SCHHS Laser Radiation Safety Officer Surgical Services, Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service

Tanya Vogt

Executive Officer, Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia

Dr Mary Russell

National Manager (Transition) Intake and Assessment, AHPRA

Scott Dutton

Fighting Fair

Dr Jock Lawrie

Director, Healthcare Resource Optimization

Mike O’Brien

Chief of Surgery, Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne

Corrina Green

CNC Quality Improvement Facilitator, SCHHS

Exhibitor brochures

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Bosco Medical Australia

 

Mediquip

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when & where

29 - 30 Jul 2019

Pullman Melbourne Albert Park
65 Queens Rd
Albert Park VIC 3004
+61 (03) 9529 4300

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