Sepsis in the Community




To provide registered nurses with the knowledge and skills to recognise and manage the care of a person with sepsis.

Learning Outcomes


By the end of this session the registered nurse will be able to:

  • Define the term ‘sepsis’
  • Identify the risk factors for sepsis
  • Assess a person with suspected sepsis and stratify the risk of severe illness/death using criteria based on age.
  • Explain the management of a person with suspected sepsis in the community
  • Discuss the importance of family-oriented care and communication with carers


Registered Nurses (Community Staff Only)


Lecture and Discussion



Please note you will be informed in advance if there is a direct cost to you or your organisation for your attendance at this programme.

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