Free Hand Hygiene Module

To ensure all health professionals are best prepared to contain the spread of coronavirus, we at Ausmed have made our Hand Hygiene Module free. We invite you to undertake this 40 minute module.

Lecture Overview

Rashes are scary. And they can be hard to describe. Using pictures and case studies, Gerry Silk guides you through the diagnosis and assessment of common childhood rashes. How many of these rashes will you be able to identify?


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Gerry Silk

Gerry has over 40 years of paediatric nursing experience, including 16 years in the emergency department of the Royal Children's Hospital in Melbourne. The last 10 years at this renowned hospital were spent as a clinical nurse educator. Gerry then worked for 16 years part-time as a paediatric nurse educator at the Angliss Hospital in Melbourne’s east and also ran her own business in paediatric health education. She retired from clinical nursing in December 2017 but continues with her teaching to nurses and community groups. Her teaching is consistently highly evaluated by participants who attend her lectures. Gerry is also the author of the highly successful Ausmed book entitled <em>Care of Sick Children: A Basic Guide</em> which can be accessed on the Ausmed website. See Educator Profile


4 Total Rating(s)
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Eliza Henderson
03 Oct 2018

Great presentation with good pictures and slides to accompany and add to it.

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Tammie Beer
23 Aug 2018

This video was clear and easy to follow will great content.

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Gail Day
12 Jun 2018

Easy to understand and very informative

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Michele Selby
18 Mar 2018

Good presentation of a relevant topic

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Total Rating(s)  4
Published23 March 2017
Expires 15 October 2018
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