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Resources for Nurses

MHP Implementation Checklist

A checklist for Ontario hospitals to guide massive hemorrhage protocol implementation.

Massive Hemorrhage Protocol e-learning module: Training slides for Nurses

This educational module will review the role of the Nurse during an MHP but could also be used for Anesthesia Assistants and others where appropriate.

Bloody Easy Blood Administration *eLearning

Bloody Easy Blood Administration is an electronic learning tool that was developed with input from RN’s, Transfusion Safety Officers and Transfusion Personnel across Ontario. The content reflects current best practices.

Bloody Easy Blood Administration Version 2                                * Handbook

Bloody Easy Blood Administration Version 2 * Handbook

This booklet is ideal for nurses or health care professionals administering blood. It provides an overview of blood and blood products, the risks associated with them, and how they should be administered. This booklet is the companion to the online course “Bloody Easy for Nurses”.

MHP Infographic

Released August 2019

MHP Statements

Release date September 6, 2019

Bloody Easy Nursing Transfusion Medicine Boot Camp Presentations

Each year (beginning in 2018) ORBCoN hosts a nursing event entitled: Bloody Easy Nursing Transfusion Medicine Boot Camp. This link provides access to the slides from these events, provided the presenters have given their permission.

The 8 Rights of Transfusion

This resource highlights 8 important checks for administration of blood to be performed at the bedside. Lanyard cards are available as a quick reference to promote and reinforce the need for these 8 checks at the bedside. Lanyard cards are bilingual. To request hard copies, please visit Order Resources under the ORBCoN Resources tab.

Transfusion Safety Officer (TSO) Resource Manual

The Transfusion Safety Officer (TSO) Resource Manual was developed to be used as a reference for Medical Laboratory Technologists (MLT), Registered Nurses (RN) and other healthcare professionals appointed to the Transfusion Safety Officer role. This resource is intended to be utilized by hospitals or institutions that do not have a formal TSO in place but […]

Blood Administration made Bloody Easy: Module 1 Transfusing the Patient

Powerpoint slide presentation for nurses. NOTE: These modules serve as a reference, with information as per the Bloody Easy Blood Administration eLearning program. However, online tracking of learning is not included with the modules. Click Bloody Easy Blood Administration  to create/sign on to your profile for online tracking, review the Bloody Easy Blood Administration eLearning program and complete the quiz.