ACS: Siren

Course overview

The SIREN course teaches nursing staff how to anticipate, recognise and prevent critical illness at an early stage. A structured approach to assessment is undertaken to permit appropriate action in treating the acutely unwell. Communication training using the SBAR tool is covered. There is an assessable OSCE which reviews recognition, assessment and communication.

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Designed for clinical staff (non-paediatric nursing, physiotherapists, trainee ODP’s) 

  • Demonstrate a competent Airway to Exposure assessment
  • Recognition of abnormal values and the ability to interpret these values in the context of individual patients

Involve appropriate assistance in a timely manner via a clear SBAR referral process 

Structured ABCDE assessment and recognition of the deteriorating patient

Demonstration of a complete patient assessment and primary treatment

The importance of accurate NEWS and escalation

SBAR workshop

OSCE’s on recognition of the unwell patient via an A-E assessment

This ACS course should be completed second after React

Reading of the RRAPID eBook

Completion of a pre course MCQ,

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

 

31/01/2020         08:45 - 17:00       Resuscitation Training Suite, Junction 8, 2nd Floor, Whipps Cross University Hospital

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