ECMO Course (2 days)

ECMO Course (2 days)

Sep 17 2018 - 4:00pm

In Classroom #1 of Education Center, 3rd Floor, Main Hospital

$0.00
Class Date: 
Tuesday, December 7, 2021 - 9:00am to Wednesday, December 8, 2021 - 5:00pm

In Classroom #1 of Education Center, 3rd Floor, Main Hospital

The ECMO course allows the learner to gain the knowledge and develop a strong skill set to provide quality care to patients receiving extracorporeal life support.

Learning Objectives:
• Understand basic principles of ECMO
• Identify indications for ECMO support in the adult patient
• Describe basic and advanced physiology of the veno-venous and veno-arterial ECMO
• Have a foundational understanding of the function of the components of the ECMO circuit
• Understand concerns of managing patients on ECMO
• Describe complications that may occur while on ECMO
• Understand the cannulation, weaning and decannulation process of the ECMO patient
• Respond to the most common ECMO emergencies
• Demonstrate ECMO knowledge in hands-on