Are you in healthcare looking to learn safe, effective ways to conduct blood transfusions?
Blood transfusion saves lives and improves health; whilst an error in transfusion can be fatal. Transfusion error where the patient receiving the incorrect blood component, remains the largest risk related to transfusion. Nurses, who are responsible for the final bedside check before transfusion, have the final opportunity to prevent a mis-transfusion. An understanding and knowledge of the transfusion reactions, symptoms and treatment is essential to safely administer and monitor transfusions.
This course provides learning opportunities for health professionals at all levels. The purpose of this course is to improve the knowledge and skills of the health professionals regarding blood transfusion so that they can provide good quality care to patients.