Nursing Conference


08:00

Welcome coffee

09:20

Opening remarks

Dr Sharon Vasuthevan

Session 1:

Moderator: Dr Sharon Vasuthevan

09:30

Technology enablement for nurses

Helgard Ferreira

10:00

Technology influencing patient care – personal journey

Prof Tanya Heyns

10:30

Implementing Electronic Medical Records (EMR)

Nicolene Muller

11:00

Coffee break

Session 2:

Moderator: Izelle Loots

11:45

Educating nurses for the future healthcare

Dr S J Kobie Marais

12:15

Interactive panel Discussion: Skills required by nurses for the future

Moderator: Izelle Loots

Panellists:

5-minute introductory statements from each panelist and then 30 minutes Q&A

  • Prof Mary Moleki
  • Dr Campion Nyoni
  • Dr Sharon Vasuthevan

13:15

Networking lunch

Session 3:

Moderator: Alida Viljoen

14:45

Perfect ward

Etienne Dreyer

15:15

Early warning scores and Rapid Response Teams (RRT)

Muna Warsame

15:45

Panel discussion: Using technology to free up nurses for clinical interventions

Moderator: Fina Setshedi

Panellists:

5-minute introductory statements from each panelist and then 30 minutes Q&A

  • Fasie Smith
  • Patience Ntamane
  • Alida Viljoen 

16:45

Closing statement

Dr Sharon Vasuthevan

17:00

End of conference