Like global warming, antibiotic resistance is a silent menace with serious but difficult to predict consequences. Both problems are too large for any one person to solve, but it’s important for every individual to help in a small way.
This annual Stakeholder Satisfaction Survey is a valued opportunity to hear directly from a range of stakeholders regarding what we do well, what areas can be improved and to receive other feedback and views.
Dr Peter McIlroy, Paediatrician, NMDHB, Nick Reid, Paediatric Senior Registrar, NMDHB and Jessica Irvine, Clinical Nurse Specialist Child and Youth Health, NMDHB presented a case based discussion of a wide range of common paediatric conditions including: The Febrile Child, Respiratory Disease, Gastroenteritis and other Gastrointestinal and related illnesses and Antibiotic Best Practice.
Marie Burke, Clinical Facilitator and Andrea Copeland, Clinical Quality and Education Team Leader, from Pegasus Health, Canterbury presented their multidisciplinary small group education package on “Polypharmacy in the Elderly”.