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QLD Health patient safety notice: Marcain Spinal 0.5% Heavy (bupivacaine hydrochloride)

Queensland Health has recently developed a patient safety notice on Marcain Spinal 0.5% Heavy (bupivacaine hydrochloride)

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Product Safety Alert- Adrenaline-Link 1:10,000 1mg/10mL Pre-filled syringe

Reports of blocked syringe bores have been received by the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) and Link, which made it difficult or impossible to administer a dose of potentially life-saving medication.

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Safety alert – cephazolin vials with red cap

ANZCA has been made aware of an incident where vecuronium was mistakenly administered instead of cephazolin.

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Euroanaesthesia 2020 virtual congress

28 Nov 2020 - 30 Nov 2020 | Virtual

An outstanding program of cutting edge innovations in basic and clinical science, education & patient safety.

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Safety and quality update: August 2021

New this month: 2021 Preventing and Controlling Infections Standard, Entries open for ACHS Quality Improvement Awards, SafeScript NSW website launched, WebAIRS update, ANZTADC vacancy

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Artifical Intelligence and anaesthesia - ANZCA webinar

This ANZCA webinar brings in experts from both sides of the Tasman to look AI and ethics and patient safety .

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Inconsistencies in use of red (or other colour) wrist bands for patients with anaphylaxis history

ANZCA has become aware of variations between hospitals and facilities in the use of red or other colour wrist bands on patients to indicate a history of anaphylaxis. We ask you to take care to know the wrist band practices in each hospital or facility you work in. We also remi...

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Standards of practice

We're responsible for setting the standards of clinical practice for anaesthesia and pain medicine in Australia and New Zealand. Our activities include issuing safety alerts; developing professional documents; and overseeing incident reporting.

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Safety and quality update: July 2021

New this month: Voluntary Assisted Dying now accessible to eligible Western Australians, call for national approach to pandemic research, Safer Care Victoria Safety Fellows Program, WebAIRS update: Designing Safe and Efficient Systems

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Safety of Anaesthesia Report 2015-2017

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