Beyond Theatre: How To Provide The Best Post-Op Care for Your Patients

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Category: Nurses Club
Published on: 18.09.2012

Presenter:

Tania Yelland CertEd RVN
Bicton College

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About The Webinar

Effective post-operative care is very important in securing a healthy patient and ensuring the best possible outcome. Throughout this webinar, Tania will consider all aspects of post-operative care and discuss in detail what you should be looking out for and doing to ensure the correct outcome.

Specific areas covered include:

  • how to give a concise handover from theatre to kennel to discharge
  • guidelines and routines to enable your patient to recover from an anaesthetic quickly and what you can look out for
  • post operative care that can be continued by the owner at home
  • effective communication and how to achieve owner compliance
  • post-op paperwork
  • observations and recordings you should be making during the post-op period
  • how to perform a discharge correctly

This webinar will help you to provide the best possible post-operative care for patients in your care following surgery.

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