first aidEducational Opportunities for PHO staff for 2020

After Hours GP ACLS Skills refresher (Core Skills) a 4.5 hr course that goes through current guideline changes and techniques of the skill stations from a full Core Advanced course. This is not modulated, but encompasses all of the skills required by GP teams to remain current with Advanced life support techniques.

Instruction and demonstration with ample practice in the following skill stations;

  • Adult CPR single and two rescuer CPR (use of bag-mask-resuscitator)
  • Child/ infant collapse and use of intra-osseous needles
  • Defibrillation (AED and Manual defib)
  • Airway Management (use of supra-glottic airways and introduction to intubation)

We also discuss arrhythmia management and using simulation training cover team dynamics, communication and other facets of human factors coaching. We also discuss recommendations for local practice. These sessions, have been formulated to assist PHO teams to meet their accreditation requirements locally and at a reduced cost, supporting the provision of safe healthcare in South Auckland. There is no exam for completion of this course.

All of the course content is based on the NZRC guidelines and meets the RNZCGP endorsement criteria.  The after-hours GP ACLS Skills refresher is charged per person. It is provided with teamwork and role allocation as an important focus of ACLS training and we encourage the practices to attend as a team for this update.

Cost:

  • $240.00 (GP)
  • $180.00 (Nursing staff)
  • $70.00 (Admin staff)
  • Duration: 4.5 hours (**Admin staff can complete components by 1915hrs**)
  • Minimum 6 - Maximum 12 participants. DNA Fee of $150 applies

This course covers components of the CORE Advanced curriculum tailored to team based resuscitation training for GP practices and A and M Clinics. Designed for those who are unable to undertake the full CORE certification.

Venue

Clinical Training Education Centre (CTEC) at Middlemore Hospital

https://cmhealth.hanz.health.nz/location-maps/Pages/default.aspx

Dates

Please follow this link to the Trybooking website for details on booking and dates for 2020

https://www.trybooking.co.nz/DGJ

 

cprPHO Basic Life Support (BLS) update opportunities

We cater for clerical staff, and nursing staff to complete the appropriate level of CPR certificate for your PHO. If your staff require training in 2020 please contact us and book into a date that suits. Maximum number per session, 18. DNA Fee of $150 applies.

These sessions have been formulated to assist practice teams to meet their accreditation requirements locally and at a reduced cost, supporting the provision of safe healthcare in South Auckland.

Our PHO BLS refresher sessions are a demonstrative practical session which allows the participants to practice the important skills that assist in the first important minutes of an emergency.

We cover;

  • Adult CPR single and two rescuer CPR (use of bag-mask-resuscitator)
  • Child/ infant collapse and choking management
  • Defibrillation (AED use in a GP practice)
  • Airway Management (use of supra-glottic airways and introduction to intubation) for nursing staff.

There is plenty of time available to re-familiarize with technique, equipment and current policies and guidelines. This gives staff an easy opportunity to stay current with their CPR skills.

Venue:

Clinical Training Education Centre (CTEC) at Middlemore Hospital

https://cmhealth.hanz.health.nz/location-maps/Pages/default.aspx

Dates:

Please follow this link to the Trybooking website for details on booking and dates for 2020

https://www.trybooking.co.nz/DGL

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