Educational videos designed to support best practice in the prevention of Hospital Acquired Thrombosis (HAT). This meeting was organised and funded by Sanofi.

These videos are relevant for nurses and other healthcare professionals working in secondary care where risk assessment is undertaken and thromboprophylaxis is required.

This content provides the opportunity for cascade learning or supporting individual practice.


Rebecca Locke has been working as an anticoagulation/thrombosis nurse for over 25 years and was the VTE lead for her Trust.

Carol Law has worked in nurse education for 30 years and has considerable experience in developing courses for qualified health professionals in a wide range of clinical and professional areas, including anticoagulation and thromboprophylaxsis.


What is venous thromboembolism (VTE)?

Why are we worried about hospital-acquired thrombosis (HAT)?

What can we do to prevent hospital-acquired thrombosis (HAT)?

Including risk assessment, thromboprophylaxsis, patient education and appropriate administration.