Friday 28 October
2pm to 3pm SA | 2.30pm to 3.30pm VIC, NSW, ACT, TAS | 11.30am to 12.30pm WA | 1pm to 2pm NT | 1.30pm to 2.30pm QLD

AUDIENCE: Managers and Executives
PRESENTER: Dr Melanie Tan
LOCATION: Online – Zoom

In this workshop, Dr Melanie Tan will illustrate the concept of clinical governance, and how it applies in residential care.

She will also explain how aspects of aged care regulation relate to clinical governance – and how good clinical governance can support compliance.

By the end of the workshop participants will understand:

  • What clinical governance means in “real life”
  • Essential components of clinical governance
  • Why good clinical governance can support compliance
  • How clinical governance translates to the workforce
  • How to improve the consumer experience through good clinical governance

About the presenter:

Dr Melanie Tan is a Clinical Governance and Medico-Legal Consultant. With diverse experiences as a medical practitioner (in acute care) and lawyer (in aged care, health and medical negligence), Melanie offers a unique and well-rounded perspective to contemporary clinical governance. Melanie also has an interest in how digital health can support clinical governance and vice versa (considered through a clinical, consumer and medico-legal lens) and is available to assist providers to implement digital systems from this perspective.

“Declaration of conflicting interest: Dr Melanie Tan works with the Australasian Institute of Clinical Governance (AICG) and receives fees from the AICG under a contractual arrangement to contribute written content and articles of interest (including blogs and directed content). Melanie is also a Graduate of the AICG Certificate in Clinical Governance for Patient Safety and Quality Care (AICGG).”

To register online, please click the Eventbrite link below (charges apply) or download the PDF document, and email to enquiry@acia.asn.au.