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Center for Professional Practice of Nursing

Center for Professional Practice of Nursing

BRN

Advanced Trauma Care for Nurses (ATCN)

2014 / 2015

November 6 & 7 January 29 & 30 Novemeber 12 & 13


Class dates in red are full.

Course description

The Advanced Trauma Care for Nurses (ATCN) course is taught concurrently with the Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) for physicians. This program is presented by the Society of Trauma Nurses in cooperation with the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma. This course was developed to teach established standards on trauma care and practical lifesaving skills. This course is designed for the nurse working in emergency departments, intensive care units, the prehospital setting or any department related to trauma care.

This course includes didactic presentations on initial assessment, airway management, abdominal trauma, thoracic trauma, shock, head and spinal cord trauma, pediatric trauma, trauma in pregnancy, and stabilization and transportation. Coupled with the lectures are corresponding practical skills stations and moulage assessment stations which demonstrate application of didactic information.

C.E. contact hours

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number 11062 for 19.0 contact hours.

Registration

Registration is available by selecting a class date above.

Refund policy

No refunds are provided for cancellations.

Coordinator

Contact UC Davis Trauma Program

Location:

Trauma Program

Mailing address:

2315 Stockton Boulevard, Suite 4212
Sacramento, CA 95817

E-mail:

gina.cates@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu

Phone:

(916) 734-8547

Fax:

(916) 734-0907