Sepsis bitesize

This learning module was last updated in 2020.

Duration: 00:10:00 Type: Bitesize learning

Author

Dr Richard Hatchett, Senior nurse editor, RCNi, registered nurse and lecturer


Short description

Read this module to enhance your knowledge of the first critical hour of suspected sepsis.


Detailed description

This module will assist you to effectively identify who is at risk of sepsis and to prioritise the key aspects of care in the first critical hour of a diagnosis. In addition, it will guide you through a reflection of what you and your organisation can do to be sepsis aware and to offer a high standard of care.

Disclaimer

Please note that information provided by RCNI Learning is not sufficient to ensure competence in the skill. Assessment of competence should take place in line with local practice. Practice should always align with local protocols and procedures, latest guidelines and any regulatory code.

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