Rescuing the Deteriorating Paediatric Patient 

Suitable for
All medical and nursing staff caring for children
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2019 course dates

Time: 9am-5pm

  • Friday, 21 June
  • Friday, 13 December
​CPD points
ACEM, ACRRM, ANZCA
eligible for nursing & midwifery CPD hours
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Request to register via our online form or contact us via email or phone (02) 49214268

 

Aim

To rehearse the management of an acutely unwell or deteriorating paediatric patient

Outline

Whether you are the ward nurse caring for the paediatric patient whose condition is deteriorating, the doctor called for assistance, or a member of the Rapid Response Team, this course will help prepare you to manage the types of paediatric emergencies seen in our hospitals.

Content

This inter-professional team training course:

  • Reinforces the use of a systematic approach to the assessment and management of any paediatric patient who may be clinically unstable
  • Provides an opportunity for you to work as part of a team in a role that reflects what you do in your day-to-day work
  • Provides an opportunity for you to practice teamwork skills including coordination of resources, leadership and followership, and speaking up for safety

Topics include:

  • Paediatric airway/respiratory assessment & management
  • Neurological assessment
  • Obtaining access in children
  • Paediatric ALS algorithm

Prerequisites

Nil

Cost (includes GST)

Trainees

  • HNE Health $660
  • HNE Health (HRMOA members) $627
  • Other $700

Nursing staff

  • HNE Health $95
  • Other $330

Consultants

  • HNE Health (incl. VMO) $836
  • Other $1300

Group bookings

For group bookings, contact the HNE Simulation Centre to discuss your requirements