Surgical Access and Redesign Conference

Assisting Hospitals to Streamline Surgical Pathways and Balance Elective and Emergency Surgery Demand.

8-9 Dec 2014 at Vibe Savoy Hotel Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia

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Surgical Access and Redesign Conference 8-9 Dec 2014 Vibe Savoy Hotel Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
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The 2014 Conference Program will include a nationwide account of successful and innovative hospital improvement and surgical redesign projects related to improving efficiency of surgical services; with an emphasis on improving patient access and flow, optimisation of theatre sessions, implementing electronic surgical reporting systems, improving the preadmission process and methods to balance elective and emergency surgery demand.

Conference Chairmen:
Bruce P Waxman OAM FRACS ARACMA, Director of Medical Services, Epworth Richmond
Brendan Docherty, General Manager - Specialty and Procedural Services, Gold Coast Health

Keynote Speakers:
Judith Willis, Principal Policy Advisor - Surgery, System Relationships and Frameworks Branch, NSW Health
Robert Coppolino, Program Director, EDWARD Business Implementation (EBI) Program, Health System Information and Performance Reporting, NSW Health

Inclusive Workshops:
Identifying Measures for Improvement Through the use of Driver Diagrams
Simulation Modelling As a Tool to Optimise Flow and Efficiency

Two day conference (8-9 December 2014): $ 1864.50 AUD

Speakers: Dr Zoran Bolevich, Director, Health System information and Performance, NSW Ministry of Health; and Chair of the National Project Steering Committee, Louise Fisher, Project Manager, National Definitions for Elective Surgery Urgency Categorisation, Kylie Lindsay, Manager, Clinical Access and Redesign Unit, Queensland Health, Denis O'Leary, Senior Project Manager, Ballarat Base Hospital, Dr Carsten Aase, Anaesthetic Staff Specialist - Clinical Lead Pre-Procedure Preparation, Department of Anaesthesia, Townsville Hospital and Health Service, Bev Draper, Clinical Practice Improvement Officer, Flinders Medical Centre, Bernadette Comitti, Clinical Service Director, Alfred Health, Jenny Abernethy, Operations Director, Principal Nurse, Surgical and Anaesthetic Services, Intensive Care Unit Frankston, Peninsula Health, Nicola Ryan, Senior Project Officer, Clinical Service redesign and Project Unit, Royal Perth Hospital, Simone Alexander, Clinical Service Director, Alfred Health, Kim Witt, Services Improvement Officer, Procedural and Critical Care Services, Mater Private Hospital, Verity Luckey, Clinical Director - Surgery and Anaesthetics, Sydney Childrens Hospital, Deanne Bear, Manager Business Operations, Central Adelaide Health Network

From: December 08, 2014 08:30
To: December 09, 2014 16:00

Vibe Savoy Hotel Melbourne, 630 Little Collins St, 3000, Melbourne, Australia


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