Sepsis Clinical Care Standard (2022)
The Sepsis Clinical Care Standard contains seven quality statements and a set of indicators to ensure sepsis is recognised early and patients receive coordinated, best-practice care to reduce the risk of death or ongoing morbidity.
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This complete version of the Sepsis Clinical Care Standard describes what each quality statement means for patients and their families, clinicians, and healthcare services. It outlines key considerations in regard to equity and cultural safety in sepsis care, and provides indicators to support local monitoring. It includes information about using clinical care standards, and the background and evidence sources for this standard.