Australian College of PeriAnaesthesia
Nurses - ACPAN, PO BOX 5134
Burnley, VIC 3121, Australia

ACPAN Practice Guidelines

Welcome to the ACPAN Practice Guidelines homepage. Here, you will find documents that have undergone national review and approval processes for publication on this site.

The ACPAN Practice Guidelines are available to download and can be referenced using the URL.

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ACPAN Guideline PG01 Perioperative Hypothermia Prevention and Management Guideline 4 April 2021
ACPAN Guideline PG02 Preanaesthesia Assessment for the Anaesthesia Nurse 4 April 2021
ACPAN Guideline PG03 Criteria for Discharge from the Post Anaesthesia Care Unit 4 April 2021
ACPAN Guideline PG04 Management of Health and Wellbeing for Perianaesthesia Nurses 4 April 2021
ACPAN Guideline PG05 Preparation of Stage 1 Post Anaesthesia Care 4 April 2021