Lecture Overview

In 2016, the World Health Organisation introduced Global Guidelines for the Prevention of Surgical Site Infection (SSI). This extremely comprehensive document issued a number of recommendations to reduce the incidence of SSI. Join Jan Rice as she breaks down these recommendations for you and presents an easy-to-understand insight into best practice concerning SSI.


Jan Rice

Jan Rice is a Registered Nurse with many years of experience in surgical nursing. Jan is a member of the Venous Leg Ulcer Guideline Implementation sub-committee and the Pressure Injury Guidelines Development sub-committee. Jan obtained a Masters in Wound Care in 2009 and runs a wound clinic in a large Metropolitan General Practice — Ashwood Medical. Through her own business, Jan has been acting as a consultant to over 80 aged care facilities and a resource for Divisions of General Practice and surgeons within Victoria. Jan is an author of a book chapter on wound healing and has been a volunteer with Interplast since 1983. In 2006, she was awarded Fellowship to the Australian Wound Management Association.




14 Total Rating(s)

A lot of information - helpful

Ruth Curtis
07 Dec 2018

enjoyed presentation. informative and got back to basic nursing techniques that seem to be somewhat lost today... well done

Denise Easter
21 Jun 2018

Needs more personal approach

Sallianne Reed
23 May 2018

Good speaker

Nellea Parreno
20 May 2018

Great information

Kristy Nivison
20 May 2018


Devika Nandanimala
15 May 2018


caragh pugh
13 May 2018

Very informative

Mabel Cifuentes
08 May 2018

very informative

Ashleigh Bazzo
01 May 2018

very good presentation.

Lei Zhang
30 Mar 2018

The different products in this video was very informative.

Elisabeth Theunissen
17 Mar 2018


Kathy Graham-Measor
28 Feb 2018

I enjoyed watching this video - she didn't just read off her slide. She offered her experience, her opinions and was confident in teaching what she is passionate about.

Amanda Carter
06 Feb 2018

Informative and reinforced my knowledge about wound care

Mark Randy Arroyo
12 Oct 2017