Contact hours will be awarded until this package's expiration date of 8/17/2020.
This package of three courses provides six credit hours for respiratory therapists and covers adult critical care topics.
For full details select course titles
Evidence-Based Strategies for Weaning From Mechanical Ventilation - V7281
This course provides a comprehensive coverage of scientific and clinical evidence for successful weaning from mechanical ventilation for respiratory therapists. Major topics in this course include: indications for mechanical ventilation, factors affecting readiness for weaning, clinical considerations, criteria for weaning and discontinuance, monitoring parameters and adverse reactions, progressive withdrawal of mechanical ventilation, and spontaneous breathing trial (SBT), SBT procedures and SBT failure. Clinical practice exercise with discussion are also included at the end of this course. Pre-test and post-test questions are used to assess learning outcomes. A list of references is provided as a guide for additional reading.
Disaster and Mass Casualty Incident Planning Guide for Healthcare Professionals - V7295
This intermediate-level course is intended for healthcare professionals, emergency management, and administrators. The information in this course outlines the initial plans to address a multitude of possible variations of disaster. After completing this course, healthcare professionals will have the basic information they need to develop an effective plan for a potential disaster or mass casualty incident. The plan will reflect the facility's ability to adapt to critical environmental and organizational needs and risks.
Pulmonary Edema 2nd Edition - V7289
This intermediate-level course provides advanced respiratory care practitioners with up-to-date continuing education on the pathophysiologic processes, clinical findings, diagnoses, etiologic factors, and current trends in the management of pulmonary edema.
Find ADULT CRITICAL CARE PACKAGE - 6 CONTACT HOURS - VAT06 in your state
- New Hampshire
- New Jersey
- New Mexico
- New York
- North Carolina
- North Dakota
- Puerto Rico
- Rhode Island
- South Carolina
- South Dakota
- US Virgin Islands
- Washington DC
- West Virginia