Clinical Skills Review Course
Both Days (ONLINE & IN-PERSON)
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During COVID, we are providing this program partially online (lectures) and In-Person (skills practice).
Refresh your clinical skills, clinical assessment, clinical critical thinking, and clinical knowledge with this is a 2-day review course. This program is for clinicians who merely want to "brush up." This 2-day intensive lecture-driven (day 1-Online) and hands-on (day 2-In-Person) review course.
Delivery: This in-person program is delivered via lectures (online), demonstrations, and HANDS-ON SKILLS practice!
Faculty: Faculty who are up-to-date, friendly, engaging, fun, and down-to-earth. Faculty who are currently practicing nursing at the bedside. They will provide you with REAL LIFE tips and techniques on assessment, clinical judgment, hands-on skills, documentation, and what works and doesn't work!
Audience: Great for RNs, LPNs, students, New Grads, PAs, NPs, etc.…
Here are some of the topics that we will cover during day 1 of this program:
- ABGs (A simple 2-step approach)
- Acid-base balance
- ABG Interpretation (made easy!)
- Heart Sounds
- Lung Sounds
- Bowel Sounds
- Drug Calculations
- Trach Care
- Central Lines
- Tubes and Drains
- Chest Tubes
- Misc Drains
- EKG (A Quick Review)
- and lots more!
After this course, the learner will be able to demonstrate an improvement in various common nursing skills safely.
The learner will be able to interpret ABGs, ECGs, heart & lungs sounds.
The learner will be able to administer medications safely.
- Day one: Lectures, Demonstrations, Discussion, Scenarios, & Case Studies (ONLINE)
- Day two: Hands-on-skills sessions (based on 45min rotations) (In-Person)
DAY ONE TOPICS
DAY TWO TOPICS
HANDS-ON SKILLS DAY
Welcome & Introduction
EKG - A Quick Review
ABG Interpretation (simple approach)
Tubes, Drains, & Catheters
Drug Calculation Refresher
Central Line Access
Central Line Care
Morning Skills Stations (order may change)
~ Nasal Gastric (NG) Tube, OG Tube insertion,
~ JP, & Chest Tube (CT)
~ Airway Management & Oxygenation
Lunch Break (on your own)
Afternoon Skills Stations (order may change)
~ IV Pumps & Drug Calculations
~ Central Line Access & Troubleshooting
~ Central Line Care (Dressing Changes)
~ Assessment Review Stations (Lung, Heart, & Bowel Sounds)
Q & A Evaluations
BRING YOUR STETHOSCOPE!!!
The agenda above is a sample agenda and is subject to change without notice.
Day one (online) focuses on clinical scenarios, lectures, case studies; day two (in-person) hands-on clinical skills.
Continuing Nursing Education (CNE): Contact Hours: 14.7 awarded. To receive full contact hours, the learner must complete both sessions, complete a post-course evaluation, and participate in all program sections. There is no partial credit.