$325

ECCAM Course For Nurses

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

The Best Western Plus Inn

St. Albert, 460 St Albert Trail, St Albert, AB T8N 5J9

St.Albert, Alberta T8N 5J9

Canada

View Map

Refund Policy

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

Event description

Description

“When treating a sick patient presenting with airway compromise it is important to do the basics well before transitioning to the more advanced techniques. If we perform the basics well our patients have a better chance of survival”

Emergency & Critical Care Airway Management Course (ECCAM Course) : Nurses is designed specifically for RNs working in:

  • ER
  • ICU
  • Rural areas
  • The Hospital Floor

This is an intense half day course that is delivered by Emergency & Intensive Care Physicians. ECCAM Course: Nurses is a combination of lectures & hands on tutorials covering every aspect of airway management from basic airway management to intubation & post intubation management.

The hands-on component includes:

  • How to perform the basic airway manoeuvres ie. chin lift, jaw thrust, head tilt with chin lift etc.
  • Reviewing all pieces of equipment eg. Nasopharyngeal Airways (NPA’s), Oropharyngeal Airways (OPA’s), LMA’s, the Bag Valve Mask, bougies, endotracheal tubes etc.
  • How to insert NPA’s, OPA’s
  • The correct technique of “bagging a patient” (using a bag valve mask)

The Course Learning Objectives are:

  • Understand the reasons for/indications for intubation
  • Follow an algorithm for airway management – basic airway management to failed intubation & eventually to post intubation care after successful intubation
  • Understand the medications used in a rapid sequence induction (RSI)
  • Become familiar with all your airway equipment
  • Adopt good bag valve mask technique
  • Organise & communicate well with your airway team

Please visit www.medicaled.ca to learn more.

Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

The Best Western Plus Inn

St. Albert, 460 St Albert Trail, St Albert, AB T8N 5J9

St.Albert, Alberta T8N 5J9

Canada

View Map

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

Save This Event

Event Saved