FCCS - Fundamental Critical Care Support Course

TO REGISTER FOR THE CURRENT CLASS, COMPLETE THE REGISTRATION FORM /BROCHURE (AVAILABLE BELOW) AND RETURN WITH THE COURSE FEE TO THE ADDRESS LISTED.
NO REGISTRATION FORM IS AVAILABLE WHEN NO COURSES ARE CURRENTLY SCHEDULED.

This comprehensive course addresses fundamental management principles for the first 24 hours of critical care. 

Course Purpose:
• To better prepare the non-intensivist for the first 24 hours of management of the critically ill patient until transfer or appropriate critical care consultation can be arranged.
• To assist the non-intensivist in dealing with sudden deterioration of the critically ill patient.
• To prepare house staff for ICU coverage.
• To prepare nurses and other critical care practitioners to deal with acute deterioration in the critically ill patient. 

Course Objectives:
• Immediately assess the needs of the critically ill patient.
• Identify appropriate diagnostic tests for the critically ill patient.
• Respond to significant changes in an unstable patient.
• Initiate management of acute life-threatening conditions.
• Recognize the need for expert consultation and/or patient transport.
• Prepare the critically ill patient for optimally supported transport. 

Target Audience:
• Advanced Practice Nurses
• Critical Care Fellows in their first year
• Emergency Medicine Physicians
• Pre-hospital Provider w/Lengthy Transport
• Primary Care Physicians
• Physician Assistants
• Registered Nurses
• Respiratory Therapists
• Residents-in-Training
• Hospitalists 

This course combines lecture sessions with high-fidelity, full-body human simulation and in-depth hands-on skills acquisition. 

This course is the only nationally and internationally recognized course in basic critical care and is sponsored under a license forwarded by the Society of Critical Care Medicine. 

► INSTRUCTOR TRAINING MAY BE OFFERED ◄ (not offered every course)
► CME'S AVAILABLE ◄ 

Required Course Textbook
Fundamental Critical Care Support, latest edition. Available to you after your course fee is received. 

TO REGISTER FOR THE CURRENT CLASS, COMPLETE THE REGISTRATION FORM BELOW AND RETURN IT ALONG WITH THE COURSE FEE TO THE ADDRESS LISTED.
NO REGISTRATION FORM IS AVAILABLE WHEN NO COURSES ARE CURRENTLY SCHEDULED.