Details and Registration

7h CPD

Recognising and responding to clinical deterioration (RRCD)

Registered NurseRegistered MidwifeEnrolled Nurse


Identification and response to patients who show signs of clinical deterioration is a critical component of professional nursing and midwifery practice and ensuring patient safety. This course will strengthen your skills in recognising signs of deterioration using observation charts and the ISBAR communication tool and includes clinical assessment, clinical reasoning, decision making, time management, prioritisation of care, problem-solving and key communication challenges, particularly in relation to:

  • changes in neurological status
  • respiratory deterioration
  • cardiovascular compromise.

This course has been designed for nurses working across a range of settings and with varying levels of expertise and experience.

This course is suitable for registered nurses, enrolled nurses and midwives.         

Please note: This course is currently scheduled to be delivered face to face at ANMF Victorian Branch, 535 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne.  Face to face delivery is subject to change dependent on the COVID-safe conditions and restrictions in place on the course delivery date.                               

Member $200, Non-member $280, Job Rep $190

 Date Venue Sessions
 Mon, 12 Jul 2021 ANMF Melbourne Start Date: 12/07/2021 09:00:00 am
End Date: 12/07/2021 16:30:00 pm
Venue: ANMF Melbourne Presenter: Simon Plapp