Joanne Reading
13 August 2017

Pathology Interpretations Made Easy

Blood cultures are an essential part of diagnosis in healthcare, and understanding how to improve your technique when collecting samples is vital to ensuring accurate results are returned from the pathology laboratory. Joanne Reading presents practical, easy-to-implement tips in this informative lecture that will immediately help you in your practice.


Joanne Reading


Joanne Reading is a clinical educator within the 42 bed ICU at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, which also services critically ill patients from the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and the Royal Women’s Hospital. Joanne holds a critical care graduate certificate and a master of health science with a focus on education. She is also the author of her own nursing education website called “Blogging for your Noggin”. With a special interest in all things cardiac and respiratory. Joanne is passionate about ensuring that education not only fosters critical thinking but is entertaining in the process!


Jessica Davis13 Sep 2018
I enjoyed this lecture.

Wendy Tattam13 Jun 2018
Excellent presentation

Kelly Bidlake07 Jun 2018

Nicole Gregory31 May 2018
Really easy to understand.

Ruth Curtis31 May 2018

Devika Nandanimala18 May 2018
Great presentation

Donna Hansen09 May 2018
Informative, makes it easy to understand. Presenter is easy to listen to

Paola Janine Elizabette Maagad Arandil01 May 2018
Well presented

Bronwyn chappel30 Apr 2018
The presenter is such a good educator. She speaks well, and very easy to follow.

Jennifer Francis25 Apr 2018

Christine E Fletcher05 Apr 2018
Clear and succinct

Julie Withers04 Apr 2018
Always engaging presenter, provides practical examples in an easy to understand format.

Jenna He31 Mar 2018
I remained enthusiastic throughout the whole presentation. Thanks for this fantastic teaching!

Ellen McLean30 Mar 2018
I always find this educator very easy to understand and come away with better understanding of the topic

remelie smith14 Mar 2018
Great presentation!

Julie Ferguson23 Jan 2018
~Very informative. Thank you

Rosalie Piper06 Jan 2018
Great presentation, informative and engaging.

Sheila Marchant27 Dec 2017
A great lecture. Very informative it is worth watching.

Pamela Gordon26 Dec 2017
Educator was engaging

Ashlyn Tobin01 Nov 2017
Great lecture, easy to understand.

Elizabeth Mostard23 Oct 2017
Useful information that will make reading a pathology report much clearer.

Elizabeth Mostard23 Oct 2017
Thanks, interesting and informative.

Riza Magnaye20 Oct 2017
Very informative and interesting

Jennifer OHara18 Oct 2017
I would definitely recommend this resource. The Educator explained the topic exceptionally well.

Marcie Wait10 Oct 2017
The interpretation of pathology was explained really clearly and has made my level of understanding much clearer, feeling more confident in this area.

Emma crawford27 Sep 2017
Interesting and good consolidation of information

Mark Randy Arroyo16 Sep 2017
Informative and easy

Lynette Sandra Reed16 Sep 2017
I would recommend this education to other health professionals

Tracey mcdowell13 Sep 2017
Very interesting

Phillip Au13 Sep 2017
Explains about infection processes and blood collection

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