What Should I Do If I Think I Have Sepsis?
Sepsis is a medical emergency, so every minute counts. Infection can spread quickly through the body making it crucial to seek medical attention immediately. If you suspect you may have sepsis, report to the nearest emergency room or urgent care clinic and inform the health care provider that you suspect you have sepsis.
Educate Canadians about sepsis including its risks, prevention, treatment, and outcomes.
Advocate for improvements in prevention and care by raising awareness of the burden of sepsis on Canadian health care system.
Support survivors of sepsis and their families through advocacy and networking.
Support sepsis research including strategies for prevention, recognition, treatment, capacity building and innovations in care.