Sepsis is the body’s extreme response to an infection. It is a life-threatening medical emergency. Almost any type of infection can lead to sepsis. Infections that lead to sepsis most often start in the lungs, urinary tract, skin, or gastrointestinal tract. This online Sepsis Awareness training course teaches your employees the signs and symptoms of sepsis, NEWS scores and NEWS2 chart, sepsis indicators and markers, and the correct treatments and actions to take. Upon successful completion, learners will gain an instant downloadable Sepsis Awareness certificate.
The aim of this Sepsis training course is to help you understand what causes sepsis and how to spot it.
The key points covered in this course are:
- What is sepsis
- What causes sepsis
- Signs of sepsis
- NEWS scores and NEWS2 chart
- The process after identification