Researchers at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital (RBWH) and the University of Queensland (UQ) are trialling a new technology which is set to help epilepsy patients find the best treatment for their condition sooner.
Gaynor is ‘knot’ your average type of scout! Leaving behind her knowledge in rope-tying and canoeing, she instead leans on her quick-thinking as a theatre nurse scrub scout at #Redcliffe Hospital. 🏞😄🌲
She relies on her scout problem-solving skills to manage the incoming traumas through seven emergency theatres, attesting that no two days are ever the same.
“You never know what will be coming in with cases from orthopaedic to emergency traumas, maternity cases and more,” Gaynor said. 🚑
"My role is responsible for coordinating the incoming surgeries and making sure the surgeons have everything they need to just get in there and go.
“You become familiar with the preferences of surgeons including the positioning of patients, the specific instrumentation they like to use, and which ones prefer a quiet theatre versus a little Bob Dylan playlist.”
With so many exciting upgrades on the horizon at Redcliffe Hospital, including the 204-bed expansion, now is the time to join the team.
Why don’t you get back to work all the staff that you have ridiculously mandated out of their jobs especially after the CDC’s complete back flip .There are many willing and able to return to their jobs which they did tirelessly and happily throughout the “ pandemic “ until the mandates
This is critical reading for anyone who organises and enters a theatre, but particularly in the maternity setting. Asking and following informed decisions and evidence should trump a surgeons preferences. C-sections are the most commonly performed surgery in the world, and the leading medical error in the world.