Ms. Sylvia WONG
Department Operations Manager, Operating Theatre Service, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
Ms. Sylvia Wong is a fellow of Hong Kong College of Perioperative Nursing, working in operating theatre services at one of the teaching hospitals in Hong Kong.
She is one of the 2 Vice Presidents of Hong Kong College of Perioperative Nursing responsible for education in perioperative arena.
She is also the chairperson for the promotion and public relations committee under Hong Kong College of Perioperative Nursing.
With the advance of anaesthetic services in Hong Kong, opportunities for nurses’ job enlargement in operating theatre services starts to grow. Other than nurses’ role in pre-anesthetic assessment, protocol driven patient discharge in post anaesthetic care unit, protocol driven analgesia regimen, what would be the challenge for enhance service provision in post anaesthetic / recovery care? The aim of the session is to inspire nurses working in post anaesthetic care unit / recovery room to think how far can nurses reach in service provision.