Annual forum

The Emergency Care Clinical Network(ECCN) held a forum to bring together emergency care clinicians, academics, other interested clinicians and key stakeholders to hear and discuss current evidence and best practice in emergency care.

The seventh forum on Evidence into action in emergency departments was held on the 24 February 2015 in Melbourne and over 200 clinicians attended from metropolitan, regional and rural emergency departments.

2015 Evidence-based quality improvement projects

This is an annual nine month quality improvement cycle in enhancing the use of evidence-based care to reduce variation in practice and improve consistency of emergency care.

Thirty five emergency departments completed the 2015 quality improvement projects. Storyboards have been developed to present their approach, results and lessons learnt, which are available under the project topics below.

Improving the management of renal colic project