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Women and Newborn Health Service

Health Professionals

 

King Edward Memorial Hospital

O&G Clinical Guidelines Section A


Preface

Standard Protocols

Patient Administration

Parenteral Therapy

Vaginal Procedures

Management of the Bladder and Urinary Drainage Apparatus

Wound Care

Death

Contraception

Emergency Procedures

Respiratory Support

Enteral Tubes

Obstetric and Gynaecological Infections

Preface

  1. Disclaimer

  2. Guidelines development, implementation, evaluation and review processes

  3. Flowchart

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Standard Protocols

 Date Reviewed
Pathology and Ultrasound Ordering by Midwives and Nurses September 2016
Standard Protocol for all Nursing / Midwifery Clinical Care July 2015
Communication Guidelines and Flowchart July 2015
Heat: Local Application October 2014
Graduated Compression Stockings July 2015
RhD Negative Blood Group:management of October 2016
Intramuscular Injections March 2016
Venepuncture July 2015
Nicotine Dependence Assessment And Intervention – Inpatient Management October 2014
Recognising and responding to Clinical Deterioration May 2016
Management of Vitamin B12 Deficiency October 2015
Resuscitation trolley (Adult) Checking and Equipment November 2016
Resuscitation trolley (Neonatal) Checking and Equipment September 2016
Resuscitation Trolley Checking and Contents Paediatric November 2016
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Patient Administration

Patient Identification  
Patient Identification May 2016
Latex Sensitivity June 2015
Food Allergies: management of November 2016
Patient movement
External Calls: Obstetric Registrars Receiving October 2014
Admission & Booking Procedure November 2016
Transfer of a Patient to Agnes Walsh Lodge / House August 2016
Transfer of a critically unwell patient and records to an ICU at another Hospital July 2016
Discharge of a Patient
Discharge of a Patient November 2016
Referral to Silver Chain April 2016
Ronald McDonald House Booking July 2016
Referrals
Visiting Midwifery Service (VMS) Referrals December 2015
Home Visiting in Safety November 2015
VMS: Readmission of a Baby / Babies to KEMH January 2015
Psychological Medicine Referral February 2016
Social Work Referral October 2014
Dietitian Referral December 2014
Physiotherapy ReferralsJune 2015
Adolescent Service ReferralJune 2015
Adoption: Relinquishment for March 2015
Interpreter: Use of March 2015
ASCU: Consultant Responsibilities Flowchart March 2015
Pressure Injury Prevention July 2014
Falls: Risks, Prevention & Management May 2014
Bariatric Patient: Booking a St John Ambulance Transfer May 2014
Review at Another Hospital: Obstetric & Gynaecology Review at Fremantle, SCGH & RPH January 2015
Demand Management and Diversion at KEMH - Flow Chart June 2015
Clinical Alerts: Identifying, Documenting and Communicating May 2016
Patient Specific Medication Locker January 2015
Food Allergies: management of November 2016
Clinical Handover May 2017
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Parenteral Therapy

Intravenous (IV) Therapy  
Peripheral Intravenous Cannula Insertion and ManagementNovember 2016
Peripheral Intravenous Central Catheter (PICC)
PICC Management November 2016
Central Venous Catheter (CVC)
Central Venous Catheter November 2016
Arterial Line
Arterial Line Management July 2014
Intravenous Infusion Rate: CalculationJanuary 2015
Central Venous Pressure Measurement October 2014
Volumetric Infusion Pumps / Syringe Drivers: Electronic Infusion Devices October 2014
Implanted Vascular Access Port (IVAP) May 2017
Total Parenteral Nutrition (TPN) October 2015
Adult TPN Prescribing QRG December 2015
Iron Therapy
Iron Infusion: Booking December 2015
Iron Polymaltose Therapy July 2015
Iron Carboxymaltose Therapy December 2015
Iron Infusion: Adverse Reaction: Midwifery / Nursing Management July 2014
Iron Infusion: Infiltration / Extravasation Management August 2014
Labelling of Injectable Medicines and Fluids April 2016
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Vaginal Procedures

Vaginal Examination in Children and Young Women March 2016
Specimen Collection
Speculum Examination February 2015
Swabs: Low Vaginal, High Vaginal, Endocervical and Rectal August 2015
Papanicolaou (Pap) Smear March 2016
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Management of the Bladder and Urinary Drainage Apparatus

Midstream Urine Collection June 2015
Intrapartum and Postnatal Bladder Management May 2015
Intermittent Catheterisation  
Self CatheterisationAugust 2015
Intermittent Catheterisation October 2015
Indwelling Catheters (IDC)
IDC: Insertion April 2016
IDC: Management July 2015
IDC: Emptying Urinary Drainage Bag July 2015
IDC: Blockage July 2015
IDC: Urine Specimen August 2015
IDC: Trial of Void August 2015
IDC: Removal July 2015
Suprapubic Catheter: Care of June 2015
Suprapubic Catheter: Trial of Void June 2015
Suprapubic Catheter: Removal May 2016
Bladder Irrigation February 2016
Urinary Incontinence AidsJune 2015
Bladder Scanner: Non Real Time May 2014
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Wound Care

Dressings
Dressing: Simple September 2014
Sutures: Removal September 2014
Staples: Removal September 2014
Wound Drains
Wound Drainage Systems April 2013
Drains: Wound Suction Pre-vacuumed System: Management February 2014
Drainage Tubes: Shortening of February 2014
Drainage Tubes: Removal of February 2014
Drains- Vaginal: Removal of February 2014
Vaginal T-Tube: Removal February 2014
Collection of Wound Swab March 2015
Negative Pressure Wound Therapy September 2016
Referral to HITH at SCGH August 2016

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Death

Death: General Information June 2015
Death: Sudden & Unexplained- Including Maternal March 2015
Deceased Adult Patient- Non-Coronial: Care of March 2015
Death That Occurs in the Operating Theatre March 2015
Death: Religious & Cultural Considerations June 2015
Death: Post Mortem Examination March 2015
Perinatal Loss
Perinatal Loss: Legalities March 2015
Perinatal Loss: Deceased Baby: Care & Management March 2015
Perinatal Loss: Flexmort Cuddle Cot Cooling System: Management December 2014
Perinatal Loss: Funeral Arrangements for Deceased Babies May 2015
Perinatal Loss: Baptism & Pastoral Care June 2015
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Contraception

Barrier Methods May 2015
Intrauterine Devices June 2015
Oral Contraceptives  
Progestogen Only Pill July 2015
Combined Oral Contraceptive Pill August 2015
Depo Provera July 2015
Implanon: Etonogestrel implants January 2016
Implanon: Insertion January 2016
Implanon: Removal (Non-Routine) November 2016
Sterilisation November 2016
Contraception: Postpartum July 2015
Contraception: Emergency November 2016
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Emergency Procedures

Basic Life Support - Adult May 2016
Advanced Life Support - Adult September 2014
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Respiratory Support

Oxygen TherapyMarch 2017
NebulisationsMay 2014
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Enteral Tubes

Nasogastric Tube: InsertionMarch 2014
Nasogastric Tube: FeedingMarch 2014
Nasogastric Tube: Medication AdministrationMay 2014
Nasogastric Tube: RemovalMarch 2014
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Obstetric and Gynaecological Infections

 
Breast Infections: Antibiotic treatment for
Caesarean Section: Antibiotic Prophylaxis for December 2015
Endocervical Infections: Antibiotic treatment for
Gynaecological and Urogynaecological Surgery: Antibiotic prophylaxis for February 2015
Hysterosalpingogram for Infertility: Antibiotic Prophylaxis for
Pelvic Inflammatory Disease: Antibiotic treatment for
Urinary tract Infection: Antibiotic Treatment for
Vaginal Infections: Antibiotic treatment for May 2016
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