Below Ten Thousand

Below Ten Thousand
November 29, 2015 Mary Freer

In 2015 we received 56,000 pledges and one of those pledges was called #BelowTenThousand and today we got a chance to catch up with the two fabulous Clinical Nurse Specialists from Barwon Health who created this language based tool for noise abatement and situational awareness at critical moments in healthcare.

I spent some time today talking to Pete Smith and John Gibbs, both Clinical Nurse Specialists and captured this short video. If you work in theatre, recovery or Intensive Care you will relate to the problem of noise and distraction.

You can read more about Below Ten Thousand at


IMG_0039You can watch the fabulous video I filmed and John Gibbs edited at this link.