Core Critical Care Nursing

A series of short, impactful lectures on essential Critical Care Nursing topics delivered by leading educators from Australia and around the world

This is a FREE course worth 2 CPD points. Register now to access the lectures and get your certificate

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Course overview

Get the core knowledge of Critical Care Nursing and feel empowered to take on new critical care tasks in the coming months. This course will cover the basic essentials to get you started and give you the confidence to work outside your normal environment. Each short impactful lecture is delivered by a leading critical care nursing educator with an emphasis on the core topics to get you where you need to be.

Learning Objectives:
By the end of this lecture, the attendee will be able to:

  1. Deliver basic critical care nursing tasks
  2. Describe the core features of respiratory failure
  3. Describe the core functions of mechanical ventilation and proning
  4. Understand the core essentials of ECG recognition and blood-gas analysis

This lecture is equal to 2 CPD Points or 2 CEU's.

More lectures will be added in the coming weeks.

Duration 2.0 hour(s).

Course Lecturer

Brought to you by a selection of Critical Care Nursing educators from Australia and around the world

Rand Butcher - CEO, ACCCN; Hon. Adj. Assoc. Professor, Bond University, Australia

Lisa Fahey - Clinical Nurse Educator, The Tweed Hospital, Northern Rivers, NSW, Australia

Deb Massey - Associate Professor Critical Care Nursing, University of Sunshine Coast, Australia

Eugene Mondor - Critical Care Nurse Educator, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada

Belinda Foley - Clinical Educator, Northern NSW Local Health District, Australia

Gillian Ray BarruelSenior Research Fellow, Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia

Steven Baldwin - Clinical Nurse Educator, The Tweed Hospital, Northern Rivers, NSW, Australia