Clinical Skills Development Service

Highlights of Healthcare Simulation Week 2019

CSDS celebrated our favourite week of the year, Healthcare Simulation Week! We were able to share our passion for simulation education with clinicians, staff and patients alike.

Patient experience story

On 28 August, 2017 Mrs Matekino Baker was admitted to the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital (RBWH) suffering an acute stroke. The fast actions of her family and great work by the staff at RBWH saved her life that day.

Reflexive Sim… What’s it all about?

Reflexive simulation is all about understanding how work is done. It is the sociology of knowledge that refers to the circular relationships between cause and effect. This new quality improvement tool, combines traditional uses of simulation with a...

NSQHS Standards Portal

The NSQHS Standards digital web portal is designed to bring together learning resources such as eLearning and video into one easy to access platform for staff. Hosting a complete range of national web packages, users can navigate through a library...

Mannequin Challenge – Unfreezing for 2017

Our mannequins are up for any challenge! They may be plastic but they’re passionate about their role in helping save lives #legitmannequinchallenge #merrychristmas #challengeacceptedmetrosouth #mannequinchallenge As 2016 draws to a close, we would...

Paediatric Basic Life Support (PBLS)

The Paediatric Basic Life Support (PBLS) course will cover the principles of Basic Life Support (BLS) and will outline the structured approach that is required in the provision of BLS in the paediatric context. PBLS is emergency care that aims to...