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ATLS INSTRUCTOR

April 24, 2020

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Limited to 10 on first come, first served basis.

Payment due via credit card at time of application.

The course is being conducted at PeaceHealth RiverBend. The cost is $700 which includes all materials, the course, and continental breakfast and full lunch that day. The American College of Surgeon's one day Instructor course for physicians combines lecture, laboratory and skill stations, and student micro teaching stations to effectively facilitate learning of an ATLS provider or refresher course. This course is based on the 10th edition ATLS materials. The focus of the course is on HOW to be an effective ATLS instructor/facilitator and not on the medical aspects or content of the ATLS course.

Requirements for ATLS Instructor Candidates:
Proof of Instrutor Potential (IP) status BEFORE applying for the course. Email to jcole3@peacehealth.org.

1.Must complete the online or in-person update before teaching 10th Edition courses.
2.Must reverify every four years to retain a current faculty status.
3.Must teach a lecture and skill station in at least four Advanced Trauma Life Support® (ATLS®) courses during each cycle.

 

This is a one day course of lecture and practical demonstration andf micro teaching stations. After completion of the course, you must be fully involved in a full two-day provider course demonstrating didactic learning facilitation, skills station facilitation, and patient assessment teaching and eveluation by a State Faculty member within 6 month of completion of course.  We are doing a two-day course immediately following the Instructor Course with State faculty present, so if you can take the course Friday, we can observe you immediately on Saturday and Sunday.

 

2020 ATLS Provider Courses

April 25-26, 2020

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November 7-8, 2020

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Each limited to 16 on first come, first served basis 

 

These separate courses are being conducted at PeaceHealth RiverBend. The cost is $850 which includes a 10th edition book, all materials, the course, and continental breakfast and a full lunch each day. The American College of Surgeon's two-day ATLS student course for physicians and advanced care practitioners combines lecture, laboratory and skill stations to integrate established standards of trauma care and practical, life-saving skills. These courses are based on the 10th edition of the ATLS materials. Upon successful completion, the participant will be able to:

• Demonstrate the concepts and principles of primary and secondary patient assessment.
• Establish management priorities in a trauma situation including mass casualty incidents.
• Initiate primary and secondary management necessary in the early hours of emergency care.
• Demonstrate the skills used in the initial assessment and management of patients with multiple injuries.

 

Need a course elsewhere or at another time? Click here for the ATLS Course Finder.

PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend
3333 RiverBend Dr
Springfield, OR 97477
541-222-7300