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Free Hand Hygiene Module

To ensure all health professionals are best prepared to contain the spread of coronavirus, we at Ausmed have made our Hand Hygiene Module free. We invite you to undertake this 40 minute module.

Transcript

The iSoBAR Handover Tool Many of the barriers to good communication can be overcome by using a structured communication tool such as iSoBar. iSobar has been developed for the transmission of critical information between healthcare professionals. The components are: I - Identification: Who you are, what your role is and which patient you are talking about. S - Situation: What has happened? O - Observation: What do you think is the problem? B - Background History: What is the patient’s clinical background? A - Agree to a plan (Action): Outline a plan for assessment and treatment. R - Responsibility and Risk Management: Confirm and clarify what should be done and by whom.