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           ANNOUNCING FALL FUNDAMENTALS OF CRITICAL CARE SUPPORT (FCCS) COURSE SPONSORED BY THE NORCAL CHAPTER OF THE SOCIETY OF CRITICAL CARE        MEDICINE

          SAVE THE DATES: OCTOBER 13TH AND 14TH, 2018 - Discount for Norcal SCCM Chapter Members; Instructor Course Offered

          LOCATION: ST Mary’s Medical Center, San Francisco, California

         This is a 2 day course of lectures and skill stations to help the non-intensivist care for critically ill and injured patients.   It is endorsed by the Leapfrog Organization as     recommended training for first care providers in the ICU who are not intensivists.

    FEATURED LECTURES:

    • Recognition and Assessment of the Seriously Ill Patient
    • Airway Management
    • Cardiopulmonary/Cerebral Resuscitation
    • Diagnosis and Management of Acute Respiratory Failure
    • Mechanical Ventilation I
    • Mechanical Ventilation II
    • Monitoring Oxygen Balance and Acid-Base Status
    • Diagnosis and Management of Shock
    • Neurologic Support
    • Basic Trauma and Burn Support
    • Acute Coronary Syndromes​​
    • Life-Threatening Infections: Diagnosis and Antimicrobial Therapy Selection
    • Management of Life-Threatening Electrolyte and Metabolic Disturbances
    • Special Considerations
    • Critical Care in Pregnancy
    • Ethics in Critical Care Medicine
    • Critical Care in Infants and Children: The Basics

     

    FEATURED SKILL STATIONS:

    • Mechanical Ventilation I
    • Mechanical Ventilation II
    • Noninvasive Positive Pressure Ventilation
    • Sepsis Scenario
    • Airway management, hypovolemic shock
    • Hemorrhagic shock                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            

     

    CME/CEU Provided

    TO REGISTER, SELECT/COPY THE FOLLOWING LINK:   https://form.jotform.com/82048548281158 

    The instructor curriculum will be offered for those qualified participants who wish to become instructors and host a course at their institution.

    For more information on the course, refer to:  http://sccm.org/Fundamentals/FCCS

    Discount given to those who are Norcal SCCM chapter members or who join as members at the time of the course.   If you wish to join Norcal SCCM at the time of the course, contact info@sccmnorcal.org

    Exact location of course, schedule and times will be sent to registrants - the course runs approximately 8am-5pm both days.  Continental Breakfast and Lunch/snacks provided. 

    Course fees:        Full cost MDs (non-members) – 350$

                                       Norcal SCCM MD members – 250$

                                       RN non-members – 225$

                                        Norcal SCCM RN members - $175

                                        Physicians in training and allied health – $150

     

    Future Meetings

    NorCal SCCM Fall Meeting

    October 24, 2018
    6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

    MCCORMICK'S & SCHMICK'S - KULETO'S
    900 North Point Street
    San Francisco , CA 94109
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