BloodSafe Program - coordinates a safety and quality for blood transfusion practice to improve patient outcomes and ensure our blood supply
An eLearning program has been developed by SA Health to build an individual’s knowledge of blood and to encourage safe transfusion practice and the appropriate use of blood components.
This program is a web based training course suitable for a range of professionals including:
All courses are funded by all Australian governments and are free to Australian users.
The eLearning program supports attainment of Accreditation under the National Safety and Quality Health Service Standard 7 for Blood and Blood Products.
Online courses relating to transfusion practice include:
Online courses relating to patient blood management include:
The BloodSafe eLearning Australia courses can be accessed for free upon registration.
There is also an Iron Deficiency Anaemia app, which is available for iOS (Apple) and Android operating systems.
The training is delivered in a variety of formats including video, audio, printable downloads and interactive media tasks. The courses are now accessible from mobile devices (iPad and tablet).