The Southwest Trauma & Acute Care Symposium (STACS) is a world class multi-disciplinary trauma conference that will be streamed live from six locations throughout Georgia. The format is perfect for presenting live in a conference room anywhere, making it accessible to the ENTIRE trauma team!
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The Bleeding Control (BCon) course is a two-hour course teaches participants, who have little or no medical training but may be called upon to respond to and deliver trauma care and bleeding controlprior to EMS arrival, the basic life-saving medical interventions, including bleeding control with a tourniquet, bleeding control with gauze packs or topical hemostatic agents, and opening an airwayto allow a casualty to breathe.
Digital Innovation (DI) offers a variety of training topics for each of its registry software products, including free web-based modules for report writers.
The Society of Trauma Nurses has developed the “Trauma Outcomes and Performance Improvement Course” (TOPIC), a one day interactive course, customized to best meet the needs of the individual trauma care provider participants who have varying levels of experience with trauma performance improvement.
8.25 Credit Hours
The Abbreviated Injury Scale (AIS) Coder Training provides a brief history of injury scaling methods: the Abbreviated Injury Scale, uses; coding rules and conventions; methods for assessing the multiply injury patient. The course, which includes a total of 14 hours of classroom work, is divided into lectures and work sessions in which actual hospital charts are used for coding exercises.
14.41 Credit Hours
The Rural Trauma Team Development Course (RTTDC) one-day course emphasizes a team approachto the initial evaluation and resuscitation of the trauma patient at a rural facility. With more than 60 percent of the country’s trauma deaths occurring in rural areas, the course assists health care professionals in determining the need to transfer the patient to a higher level of care.
8.25 Credit Hours
The two-day Trauma Care after Resuscitation (TCAR) course provides acute care, critical care, perioperative, and rehabilitation nurses the foundational, evidence-based information and critical thinking skills necessary to address the needs of the hospitalized trauma patient.
14 Credit Hours
The Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course (ENPC) is a comprehensive two-day course that provides core-level pediatric knowledge and psychomotor skills needed to care for pediatric patients in the emergency care setting.
15.58 Credit Hours
The Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC) is a comprehensive two-day course designed for hospitals and trauma centers worldwide. The TNCC empowers nurses with the knowledge, critical thinking skills, and hands-on training to provide expert care for trauma patients.
17.65 Credit Hours
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