Coming Events

Feb
15
Wed
UCRH Multidisciplinary Education Program @ University Centre for Rural Health
Feb 15 @ 9:30 am – 3:30 pm
UCRH Multidisciplinary Education Program @ University Centre for Rural Health

Session 1:  Placement Debrief, Clinical Reasoning

When: Feb 15, 2023 09:30 AM Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney

Register in advance for this meeting:

https://uni-sydney.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0sde2grTIjHtPMbGN3_ZwIwuy5Bk2ne38T

 

Session 2:  Exercise and Chronic Disease Prevention

When: Feb 15, 2023 10:30 AM Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney

Register in advance for this meeting:

https://uni-sydney.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUofuyvpzopEtX17Hpa_zgBpEz9S9OeNXuQ

 

Session 3:  Navigating Programs to Support Older People in our Community

When: Feb 15, 2023 11:30 AM Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney

Register in advance for this meeting:

https://uni-sydney.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUtcO2oqT4vH9wox3UZrjStPVIjb0o50PcX

 

Session 4: Reframing the Narrative:  Resilience, Trauma and Spirituality

When: Feb 15, 2023 01:30 PM Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney

Register in advance for this meeting:

https://uni-sydney.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcsce2ppj8uHdMc02AVYP2CuawVcM6ardT9

 

Feb
16
Thu
Dementia Inclusive Ballina: How to get involved – evidence-based practice and international standards to create dementia inclusive communities @ UCRH Lecture Theatre / Zoom
Feb 16 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Feb
17
Fri
UCRH Student-Led Case Discussion – Assessing and supporting the diagnosis and management of neurodiverse conditions in young children @ University Centre for Rural Health
Feb 17 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
UCRH Student-Led Case Discussion - Assessing and supporting the diagnosis and management of neurodiverse conditions in young children @ University Centre for Rural Health

 

Case Discussion: Assessing and supporting the diagnosis and management of neurodiverse conditions in young children

When: Feb 17, 2023 12:30 PM Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney

Register in advance for this meeting:

https://uni-sydney.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZErfuysqjopE9RfC6VGS4krlFwUWj15iwlI

 

Feb
20
Mon
Adult Advanced Life Support @ UCRH Nyumbalihgu Simulation Centre
Feb 20 @ 8:30 am – Feb 21 @ 4:30 pm
Adult Advanced Life Support @ UCRH Nyumbalihgu Simulation Centre

Course Overview
This two-day ALS Program is suitable for health professionals in the provision of adult advanced life support in a clinical setting. Accredited by the Australian College of Critical Care Nurses (ACCCN) and based on the latest 2016 Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines, the program includes a comprehensive Adult ALS manual, access to an E-learning quiz, plus a 2-day interactive workshop including assessment and certification.

Target Audience
Registered nurses, medical officers and paramedical staff who:

  • Require ALS Certification
  • Are new to Emergency, Intensive Care, Anaesthetics, Recovery or High-Dependency
  • Work in small facilities with limited medical cover

Topics covered in the workshop include:

  • Pharmacology
  • Legal and ethical
  • Electrical therapy
  • Post resuscitation care
  • Advanced airway management
  • Adult anatomy & physiology
  • BLS & ALS algorithms and principles

View Flyer Here

Register Here

Feb
22
Wed
Multidisciplinary Burns In-Service @ Virtual Event
Feb 22 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Multidisciplinary Burns In-Service @ Virtual Event

An overview of burns care, including surgical, wound management and rehabilitation, highlighting the importance of a Multidisciplinary Team.

Mar
6
Mon
ALS Instructors Certification Course @ Nyumbalihgu Simulation Centre
Mar 6 – Mar 7 all-day
ALS Instructors Certification Course @ Nyumbalihgu Simulation Centre | Lismore | New South Wales | Australia

See Flyer

Register here

Course Overview:

This two-day ALS Instructor Program is suitable for health professionals who are responsible for teaching advanced life support in a clinical setting. Ac-credited by the Australian College of Critical Care Nurses (ACCCN) and based on the latest 2016 Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines, the pro-gram includes a comprehensive Adult ALS manual, plus a 2-day interactive workshop including assessment and certification.

Topics covered in the workshop include:

 Content delivery

 Simulation and scenario development and implementation

 Debriefing as a learning tool

 Conducting assessments

 Providing feedback

 Opportunity for resuscitation educators to network with their peers

 ALS recertification

 

Mar
20
Mon
Adult Advanced Life Support @ UCRH Nyumbalihgu Simulation Centre
Mar 20 @ 8:30 am – Mar 21 @ 4:30 pm
Adult Advanced Life Support @ UCRH Nyumbalihgu Simulation Centre

Course Overview
This two-day ALS Program is suitable for health professionals in the provision of adult advanced life support in a clinical setting. Accredited by the Australian College of Critical Care Nurses (ACCCN) and based on the latest 2016 Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines, the program includes a comprehensive Adult ALS manual, access to an E-learning quiz, plus a 2-day interactive workshop including assessment and certification.

Target Audience
Registered nurses, medical officers and paramedical staff who:

  • Require ALS Certification
  • Are new to Emergency, Intensive Care, Anaesthetics, Recovery or High-Dependency
  • Work in small facilities with limited medical cover

Topics covered in the workshop include:

  • Pharmacology
  • Legal and ethical
  • Electrical therapy
  • Post resuscitation care
  • Advanced airway management
  • Adult anatomy & physiology
  • BLS & ALS algorithms and principles

View Flyer Here

Register Here

Mar
23
Thu
Mechanical Ventilation Workshop @ UCRH Nyumbalihgu Simulation Centre
Mar 23 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Mechanical Ventilation Workshop @ UCRH Nyumbalihgu Simulation Centre | Lismore | New South Wales | Australia

The mechanical ventilation workshop is designed for clinicians working in critical care areas who wish to enhance their knowledge of Mechanical Ventilation.
Topics include Invasive Ventilation, Non-Invasive Ventilation and High Flow Nasal Cannula. Different ventilation strategies will also be discussed.

Breakout sessions will provide participants with the opportunity to practice setting up the following equipment:

  • Hamilton T1 ventilator
  • Oxylog 3000
  • RespironiCS V60
  • Airvo 2
  • Neopuff

Scenario based activities will also provide participants with the opportunity to trouble-shoot common ventilator problems.

Register here

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Mar
27
Mon
IV Cannulation and Venepuncture Workshop @ Nyumbalihgu Simulation Centre
Mar 27 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
IV Cannulation and Venepuncture Workshop @ Nyumbalihgu Simulation Centre | Lismore | New South Wales | Australia

Course Content

  • Equipment
  • Site selection
  • Client preparation & education
  • Practice on a simulation ‘model’ arm
  • Complications related to the procedures
  • Special precautions & safety considerations
  • Techniques for cannulation and venepuncture
  • Review anatomy & physiology of veins/arteries
  • Safe use of local anaesthetic & infection control issues

Numbers are limited.

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Register Here

Apr
3
Mon
Paediatric Advanced Life Support @ UCRH Nyumbalihgu Simulation Centre
Apr 3 @ 8:30 am – Apr 4 @ 4:30 pm
Paediatric Advanced Life Support @ UCRH Nyumbalihgu Simulation Centre

Course Overview

This two-day Paediatric ALS Program is suitable for health professionals in the provision of paediatric advanced life support in a clinical setting. Accredited by the Australian College of Critical Care Nurses (ACCCN) and based on the latest Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines, the program includes a comprehensive Paediatric ALS manual, access to an e-learning quiz, plus a 2-day interactive workshop including assessment and certification.

Target Audience

Registered nurses, medical officers and paramedical staff who:

  • Require Paediatric ALS Certification
  • Are new to Emergency, Intensive Care, Anaesthetics, Recovery or HDU
  • Work in small facilities with limited medical cover

Topics covered in the workshop include:

  • Pharmacology
  • Legal and ethical
  • Electrical therapy
  • Post resuscitation care
  • Advanced airway management
  • Paediatric anatomy & physiology
  • BLS & ALS algorithms and principles

View Flyer Here

Register Here