Respiratory Failure & Non-Invasive Ventilation

BiPAP and CPAP

This one day interactive workshop enables healthcare professionals to refresh, update and develop evidence based knowledge and skills on caring for patients with respiratory diseases with acute, surgical and chronic conditions.
Through simulation and clinical skills practice, the workshop will assist participants in gaining an understanding about Non Invasive Ventilation (NIV), High Flow Oxygen, humidification therapies and escalation of the deteriorating respiratory patient. 

Course structure

  • Review important respiratory anatomy and physiology
  • Review chest X-rays of common respiratory failure patients
  • Discuss and practice interpreting arterial blood gases
  • Provide opportunities for participants to gain a sound understanding about NIV, Humidified High Flow Oxygen therapies and program parameters/alarms
  • Discuss the management of patients experiencing respiratory disorders
  • Exlpore common respiratory medications prescribed for COPD patients
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Who should attend?
This course is relevant for:
  • Allied Health Professionals
  • Registered Nurses
  • Enrolled Nurses
To get the most out of this workshop, participants should have at least one year post-graduate nursing or healthcare experience in a hospital setting and a sound knowledge of the respiratory system.
Duration and cost

Duration
8.00 am - 3.00 pm

Cost
$300
10% discount available for Mater People

Cancellation and refund policy

Location

Mater South Brisbane Campus
Raymond Terrace, South Brisbane

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Date Location Cost Actions
20 Aug 2019 South Brisbane $300.00 Apply Now

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