The Communiqués Podcasts

by The Communiques

Welcome to The Communiqués Podcasts. Our podcasts present cases of preventable deaths that occur in health and aged care settings. We explore 1) What happened? 2) Why did it happen? 3) What action can we take to prevent it from happening again? The cases are the accounts from completed medico-legal death investigations of the Coroners Courts, and our team of senior medical and nursing practitioners present this information to m... Read more

Podcast episodes

  • Season 3

  • S03 E08 - Future Leaders Communiqué Episode #9: Asplenia

    S03 E08 - Future Leaders Communiqué Episode #9: Asplenia

    Welcome to Episode Nine of our Podcast Series. A preventable death of a six-year-old child is a tragedy. We highlight some of the lessons to be learned from this case, to inform and evolve your clinical practice in timely recognit...

    33:42
  • S03 E07 - Clinical Communiqué Episode #8: Fall Injuries in Older Adults

    S03 E07 - Clinical Communiqué Episode #8: Fall Injuries in Older Adults

    Welcome to Episode Eight of the Clinical Communiqué podcast, titled ‘Fall injuries in older adults.’This podcast is based on the March 2022 edition of the Clinical Communiqué.In this podcast we look at some of the specific challen...

    32:41
  • S03 E06 - Residential Aged Care Communiqué Episode #11: Falls

    S03 E06 - Residential Aged Care Communiqué Episode #11: Falls

    The first issue of Residential Aged Care Communiqué for 2022 focuses on falls and falls management. Every year, over half of all residents will have a fall and some have grave consequences as highlighted by the two cases. Commenta...

    26:51
  • S03 E05 - Future Leaders Communiqué Episode #8: Teamwork Part 2

    S03 E05 - Future Leaders Communiqué Episode #8: Teamwork Part 2

    Welcome to Episode Nine of our Podcast Series. This is the second part of a two-part collection featuring material from our January 2022 print edition of the Future Leaders Communiqué.In this second part we provide a collection of...

    19:27
  • S03 E04 - Future Leaders Communiqué Episode #8: Teamwork Part 1

    S03 E04 - Future Leaders Communiqué Episode #8: Teamwork Part 1

    Welcome to Episode Eight of our Podcast Series. This is the first part of a two-part collection featuring material from our January 2022 print edition of the Future Leaders Communiqué.A core element of the success in providing the...

    21:56