Recent Events

Clinical Leadership Program Graduation
CEC Executive Clinical Leadership Program
23 February 2017

Three project officers from some of the CEC's key health improvement programs were among a group of more than 30 senior clinicians to graduate the  Executive Clinical Leadership Program on Thursday, 23 February 2017.

Read the full article about the Cohort 16 Graduation Day
1st World Sepsis Congress
1st World Sepsis Congress Presentation
13 January 2017 Released

Harvey Lander from the Clinical Excellence Commission in New South Wales, Australia, gave a  talk on their highly successful quality improvement initiative "Sepsis Kills": Early Intervention Saves Lives during the 1st World Sepsis Congress.

'Sepsis Kills: Early Intervention Saves Lives'
Dr Harvey Lander - Director, Systems Improvement

Carrie AHFC Event
4th NSW Aged Health Collaborative Forum
14 October 2016

The CEC recently presented at the 4th NSW Aged Health Collaborative Forum, where the theme was "Collaboration in the Care of Older People". You can view the following videos of presentations by CEC staff.

Opening Address
Carrie Marr - Chief Executive

Colin's Story
Ingrid Hutchinson - NSW Falls Prevention Program

Quality & Safety for Older People
Dr Harvey Lander - Director, Systems Improvement

Clinical Leadership Program Graduation
Clinical Leadership Program Graduation
28 July 2016

More than 30 senior clinicians from across NSW have graduated as the 15th Cohort in our Executive Clinical Leadership Program. Chief Executive Carrie Marr and Board Chairman A/Prof Brian McCaughan officiated the graduation from the course which requires participants to develop a quality improvement project and demonstrate how it could be applied in a practical setting.

Read the full article about the Cohort 15 Graduation Day
2016 Patient Experience Symposium
Patient Experience Symposium
5 & 6 May 2016

The 2016 Patient Experience Symposium brought together clinicians, consumers and world experts dedicated to improving the patient experience in health care on May 5 and 6 at Australian Technology Park, Redfern.

With registrations having reached capacity months earlier the event was live-streamed to an additional 1400 viewers around the globe and interaction on the @NSWCEC and partner Twitter accounts was strong.

View live streaming highlights
CEC Antimicrobial Stewardship Forum - 4 September 2015
CEC Antimicrobial Stewardship Forum
4 September 2015

On Friday 4 September 2015, the CEC Quality Use of Antimicrobials in Healthcare program hosted a symposium-style education and networking forum on the topic of antimicrobial stewardship. Presentations delivered at this event covered a wide variety of topics including national and NSW initiatives for AMS, methods for monitoring the quantity and quality of antimicrobial use, factors which influence antimicrobial prescribing and the future of AMS within the context of electronic medication management. The event also launched the 5x5 Antimicrobial Audit; a targeted audit, intervention and feedback activity developed by the CEC and piloted by 15 NSW facilities during 2014-15.

Read the full article and view presentations from the forum
Medication Reconciliation Workshop - 14 August 2015
Medication Reconciliation Workshop
14 August 2015

On Friday, 14 August 2015, the CEC Continuity of Medication Management (CMM) Program hosted a Medication Reconciliation Workshop at Rydges Sydney Central, Sydney. The 70 participants included a mix of pharmacists, nurses, doctors and patient safety managers from across the state. The workshop coincided with the establishment of State-wide Medication Reconciliation Program leads, as well as the release of tools and resources developed by the CEC to assist with the implementation of standardised medication reconciliation processes.

Read the full news article and access session presentations

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