The Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA) updated their suite of anaphylaxis actions plans early in 2014. Are you using the new ones when delivering Anaphylaxis Education? Visit the link below to view new plans and discover what’s changed. http://www.allergy.org.au/health-professionals/anaphylaxis-resources/ascia-action-plan-for-anaphylaxis 

The following information has been received by the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development (State Government Victoria) On 27 February 2014 the Hon. Martin Dixon MP. Minister for Education approved Ministerial Order 706: Anaphylaxis Management in Victorian Schools, which comes into effect on 22 April 2014 and will repeal Ministerial Order 90. Registered Training…

With the recent release of the HLTAID first aid units there has been some talk over the requirement for candidates to perform uninterrupted CPR for a period of four minutes and eight minutes (dependant on unit) at floor level. We have been asked by some members if the four minutes includes checking danger, assessing response, checking…

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