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24 August - Advanced Life Support

24 August 2019 - 24 August 2019

Event Details

Event Type Specialised Course
Organisation HPMI
Registrations Close 24 Aug, 2019
Location Club Singleton
50 Pitt Street
(Entrance located on William Street)
Club Singleton, SINGLETON New South Wales 2330
Australia
Venue Phone: 0405 498 262 on day
Accreditation Available 10 RACGP QI&CPD Category 2 Points
Registration Fee $500
Description

Date:  SATURDAY, 24 AUGUST 2019

Time:  8.45 am Registration, 9.00am - 3.00 pm Meeting

 

Topic:  ADVANCED LIFE SUPPORT

  • A specialised course that satisfies the requirements for Registrars of the RACGP for Advanced Life Support (ALS), ACRRM members are welcome.
  • Components include theory and practical skills in CPR for all ages, defibrillation, trauma assessment, application of stiff neck collars, use of IO for vascular access, advanced airway care, managing airway obstructions with a laryngoscope and Magill forceps, cardiac arrest rhythms, ALS drug regimes and scenarios. 
  • Course can be run as an extension of the Resuscitation Skills for General Practice course

Learning Outcomes 

  • Perform resuscitation using with ARC BLS and ALS guidelines, including DRSABCDE.  
  • Use a BVM device, oropharyngeal, nasopharyngeal and LMA airways and the use of a defibrillator in resuscitation.
  • Use various suction devices and MacGill's forceps for the relief of acute upper airway obstruction.                 
  • Identify and manage potential cervical spinal injuries using stiff neck collars and immobilization strategies.
  • Complete simulated scenarios, including team management, clinical interventions and patient safety.

Presenter: SIMON GOULD, Principal Lecturer, Medics for Life

Cost: $500 

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Venue:Club Singleton, 50 Pitt Street, Singleton (entrance located on William Street) (see map below)

Venue Phone: 0405 498 262 if you have any enquiries on the day

   

Contact Details

Contact Mrs Tracy Hicks,
Phone: (02) 4913 8163
Fax: (02) 4913 8763
Email: Tracy.Hicks@newcastle.edu.au
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