Supporting Accreditation

National Safety and Quality Health Service Standards

Standard 7 - Blood and Blood Products

Blood and Blood Products

CEC Resources

  • Blood Watch - Link
  • Partnering with Patients - Link

NSW Health policies and guidelines are available from the NSW Health website - Link


Relevant policies and guidelines include:

  • Blood - Management of Fresh Blood Components, PD2012_016
  • Incident Management Policy, PD2014_004
  • Consent to Medical Treatment - Patient Information, PD2005_406
  • Management of Haemophilia and Related Bleeding Disorders, PD2013_027

NSW Health information bulletins

  • National Policy - Access to Government Funded Immunoglobulin Products in Australia, IB2014_068 - Link

Other

National Patient Blood Management Guidelines - Link


National Patient Blood Management Guidelines include:

  • NBA BloodNet system
  • NBA National Inventory Management Framework
  • NBA National Wastage Reduction Strategy
  • NBA Managing Blood Product Inventory
  • National Pathology Accreditation Advisory Council - Requirement for Transfusion Laboratory Practice 2013 - Link
  • Education available for health care workers involved in the clincial use of blood and blood products - Link
  • National Association of Testing Authorities - Link
  • National Pathology Accreditation Advisory Council - Requirement for Transfusion Laboratory Practice 2008 - Link