2017 Fundamental Critical Care Support

October 17, 2017 to October 18, 2017

Location:
US Grant Hotel
326 Broadway
San Diego, California, United States 92101
FCCS

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Management principles for the first 24 hours of critical care.
Two-day course - 16 hours of CME and Certificate of Completion and card.

Course Purpose

  • To better prepare the non-intensivist for the first 24 hours of management of the critically ill patient until transfer or appropriate critical care consultation can be arranged.
  • To assist the non-intensivist in dealing with sudden deterioration of the critically ill patient.
  • To prepare house staff for ICU coverage.
  • To prepare critical care practitioners to deal with acute deterioration in the critically ill patient.

Course Objectives

  • Prioritize assessment needs for the critically ill patient
  • Select appropriate diagnostic tests
  • Identify and respond to significant changes in the unstable patient
  • Recognize and initiate management of acute life-threatening conditions
  • Determine the need for expert consultation and/or patient transfer and prepare the practitioner for optimally accomplishing transfer

 

Registrants will be mailed the course book and MUST bring it with them to the meeting.

Note: Once registered there will be no refunds given.