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Published on January 19, 2017

Rush-Copley Hosts Trauma Fundamentals Course

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Rush-Copley will be hosting Trauma Care After Resuscitation (TCAR), a two-day trauma fundamentals course.

Specifically designed for acute care, critical care and preoperative nurses, the live two day program give inpatients staff members the foundational, evidence-based information and critical thinking skills necessary to meet regulatory requirements and provide excellent care to the challenging patient population.

Program Overview

Part 1 - Participants focus on concepts relevant to the nursing care of the injured, hospitalized patient: the trauma care spectrum, the biomechanics of trauma, and the body's response to injury.

Part 2 - Learners apply information from Part 1 by participating in interactive expanding case scenarios that focus on admission to discharge care of patients with injuries to various body regions, Cases include the surgical, medical and nursing management of patients with: thoracic, abdominal, musculoskeletal, craniocerebral, and spin and spinal cord trauma.

Monday, September 18 and Tuesday, September 19, 2017
8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Rush-Copley Heart Institute
2088 Ogden Avenue, Aurora, IL 60504

Pre-designated Rush-Copley Employees - $25*
*Pre-designation required, please contact Sara Lesnicki, 630-978-4803.
Non Pre-designated Rush-Copley Employees - $295
General Registration - $350