26 March 2020

Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA) PowerPlan Update

ieMR System Improvements - Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA) PowerPlan Updates

Both the Adult and Paediatric Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA) PowerPlans are scheduled to be updated on Thursday 9 April 2020. Changes have been made to improve workflows and align with statewide guidelines.

Improvements include:

  • Restructuring of the PowerPlan phases to better align with workflows based on clinical area
  • Clearer flow within each phase of the PowerPlan which aligns with the statewide guidelines
  • Updated orders to align with statewide guidelines, and

Clearer order comments for all fluids and infusions to guide staff on which cannula to utilise as well as added bag numbering