Blood Matters has compiled subcutaneous immunoglobulin (SCIg) clinical practice guidance documents. Resources to help Victorian health services implement SCIg programs have been included and will be added to as more information become available.
SCIg promotional posters
Start the SCIg conversation
SCIg getting started presentation and business case template
Blood Matters has produced a PowerPoint presentation entitled SCIG: getting started.
The presentation is intended to be used as an educational tool within health services and can be edited to include information specific to individual organisations.
A template for a business case is also available, and can be adapted to individual organisations to support the development or expansion of a SCIg program where needed. Download this below:
Health Service getting started flowchart
Do your eligible patients want SCIg?
If your patient is planning an overseas holiday
Our SCIg travel guide will help you prepare any patients who are planning to take their SCIg product on an overseas holiday. The guide can be downloaded below:
A caveat on information supplied
All information and policies that are included as examples are only current at the time they were made available to Blood Matters. Contact individual health services to find out if policies and practices are still current.
The tools are not endorsed by Blood Matters unless stated otherwise. Information sharing occurs on the understanding that due acknowledgement will be given to the original source. Seek permission from the original source before using or applying any policy, protocol or guidelines.
Where all or part of the Sunshine Coast documents are adapted, the following acknowledgement should be used: “Patient collateral developed by Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service.”
SCIg travel guide
A3 posters for patients
SCIg conversation starters
Clinical practice guidance
SCIg: getting started for stakeholders
Area specific: Sunshine Coast
Area specific: SouthWest Health Care
Reviewed 20 September 2022