ACS - React

Course overview

React is a three day course which focuses on assessment, clinical skills, decision-making and treatment planning to prevent or manage deterioration and improve patient outcome through early intervention. Pathophysiology of common disease processes that underlie patient deterioration are reviewed. Skills for assessment, monitoring and management are examined

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Non-paediatric nursing staff and other interested AHP’s. REACT will cover basic principles which are transferrable to all specialties (excluding paediatrics); however, the worked examples will all be taken from general adult medical and surgical patients with a nursing focus.

  1. Recognition of abnormal values and the ability to interpret these values in the context of individual patients
  2. Synthesise and apply knowledge of relevant physiology, pathophysiology and pharmacology to the management of the acutely ill patient
  3. Appraise underpinning policy and practice which ensures safe management and care of the acutely ill patient

Pathophysiology of cardiac, respiratory, renal, neurological and gastrointestinal systems are reviewed.

Main focus surrounds assessment, clinical skills, decision making and treatment planning to prevent or manage deterioration and improve patient outcome through early intervention.

There is pre-reading required. 

Please log into Moodle https://education.bartshealth.nhs.uk/moodlelive for all Acute Care Skills course pre-reading, modules & e-learning and
resources

 

20, 24, 27 Jan 2020                        08:45 – 17:00                     Education Centre, Burdett House, Mile End Hospital

 

03, 04, 12 Feb 2020                       08:45 – 17:00                      Education Centre, Burdett House, Mile End Hospital

 

02, 04, 11 Mar 2020                       08:45 – 17:00                      Education Centre, Burdett House, Mile End Hospital

 

27, 29 Apr & 01 May 2020               08:45 – 17:00                      Education Centre, Burdett House, Mile End Hospital

 

18, 20, 22 May 2020                       08:45 – 17:00                      Education Centre, Burdett House, Mile End Hospital

 

01, 03, 05 Jun 2020                        08:45 – 17:00                      Education Centre, Burdett House, Mile End Hospital

  

20, 22, 24 Jul 2020                         08:45 – 17:00                      Education Centre, Burdett House, Mile End Hospital

 

10, 12, 14 Aug 2020                       08:45 – 17:00                      Education Centre, Burdett House, Mile End Hospital

 

14, 16, 18 Sept 2020                      08:45 – 17:00                      Education Centre, Burdett House, Mile End Hospital

 

12, 14, 16 Oct 2020                        08:45 – 17:00                      Education Centre, Burdett House, Mile End Hospital

 

09, 11, 13 Nov 2020                       08:45 – 17:00                      Education Centre, Burdett House, Mile End Hospital

 

09, 11, 14 Dec 2020                         08:45 – 17:00                      Education Centre, Burdett House, Mile End Hospital