Nursing Trauma Course

August 23, 2021 to August 25, 2021

This  course is  a 3 day mandatory course  for  nurses who will be caring for trauma patients at UPMC Mercy . The Pennsylvania Trauma System Foundation who governs trauma patient care requires nurse who care for trauma patient to take the 3 day course within one year of hire.

Target Audience

Nurses who will be caring for trauma patients at UPMC Mercy

Learning Objectives

Identify the nursing assessment of a trauma patient .

Discuss the care of a injured trauma patient that need massive transfusion

Identify  the 5 places a trauma patient bleeds and who to stop the bleed in trauma

 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 21.00 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 21.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
08/23/2021
Course expires: 
09/12/2021
Event starts: 
08/23/2021 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
08/25/2021 - 4:00pm
UPMC Mercy
Pittsburgh, PA
United States

Michele Buraczewski MSN,RN,CEN,CCRN-K ,TCRN

Leda Heidenreich MSN,RN,CCRN

Justin Beal PHRN,NRP

Dr. Alain Corcos

Meaghan Hanson, Pharm- D

Courtney Augustine

Brennie Bryant MSN,RN

Jenny Ziembicki, MD

Adam Yates, MD

Cheryl Six ,MD

Gina Howell,  MD

 

 

 

 

In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

 The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 21.00 contact hours.

Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.  

 

Available Credit

  • 21.00 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 21.00 Attendance
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