Care of the deteriorating patient

Care of the deteriorating patient

The 'Care of the deteriorating patient' professional development day is open to all nurses and midwives who wish to extend their theoretical and practical knowledge of topics related to the unwell woman.


Course topics include:

  • Fluid Management
  • ECG’s and Rhythm Interpretation
  • Respiratory Physiology and airway management
  • Acute coronary syndromes
  • Invasive monitoring and central venous access devices
  • VTE prophylaxis


Book online for the date at the Women's Clinical Education booking website. Registrations close 5 days before the scheduled program.

Scholarships to attend are available for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Nurses and Midwives - contact Clinical Education for application details. Please advise of any accessibility requirements.

Course details

Dates in 2019: 

Thursday 28th March 2019

Monday 9th December 2019

Time: 8.00am – 4.30pm

Place: Women’s Conference Centre, Conference Room A, Ground Floor Royal Women’s Hospital, Cnr Grattan St and Flemington Road, Parkville 


External Participants: $265.00
Women’s Staff $160.00

Registrations close 5 days before the event. 

Conditions: The Royal Women’s Hospital reserves the right to cancel any course should attendee numbers be insufficient.


Cancellations made up to one week prior to commencement of course for which you will be enrolled will be refunded at 50% of the fee. There is no refund for cancellations made within one week of the course commencement date.
The Women’s reserves the right to cancel any course that does not meet enrolment requirements or to modify content without notice.

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