IES Critical Procedures Course

APP Course | Thursday, November 19, 2020
Physician Course | Friday, November 20, 2020

Physicians and APPs can attend either course day that works best with their schedule

Important Note: For your safety, all attendees will be required to wear an N95 mask before entering the building and throughout the course duration. Attendees will complete a health screening at the time of check-in, and we ask that everyone please adhere to the CDC's social distancing guidelines.

ABOUT THE PROGRAM

The IES Critical Procedures Course is led by Elizabeth Fagan, MD, FACEP, Director of Education at IES and Emergency Department Medical Director at BSWH – McKinney. This comprehensive, hands-on course is designed to ensure that IES physicians and advanced practice providers maintain proficiencies in high-risk/low-frequency critical procedures. 

Three identical sessions will be offered to allow attendees to select the most convenient time. Each course day is open to physicians and APPs.

APP Course | Thursday, November 19, 2020 

  • Morning Session: 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
  • Mid-Day Session: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
  • Afternoon Session: 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Physician Course | Friday, November 20, 2020   

  • Morning Session: 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
  • Mid-Day Session: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
  • Afternoon Session: 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm

*This educational offering does not offer CME credit, however, participation in this activity will apply towards the IES Education Attendance QSP Goal.  

Integrative Emergency Services

Heritage Square One
4835 LBJ Freeway, Suite 900
Dallas, Texas 75244

Physician Procedure Stations: 

  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Lateral Canthotomy 
  • US-Guided Peripheral IV
  • Central Line
  • Intraosseous Insertion
  • Cricothyrotomy 
  • Airway / PEEP  
  • Precipitous Delivery
  • Nerve Blocks 
  • Chest Tubes 
  • Umbilical Lines  
  • Priapism 

APP Procedure Stations: 

  • Peritonsillar Abscess  
  • US-Guided Peripheral IV 
  • Central Line 
  • Intraosseous Insertion
  • Basic Airway 
  • Precipitous Delivery 
  • Joint Reduction  
  • Priapism 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • Demonstrate the importance of incorporating a checklist in central line insertion procedures.
  • Perform advanced airway procedures with the use of equipment available in your routine working environment.
  • Justify the value and utilization of ultrasound for peripheral IV access.
  • Perform all aspects of high-risk procedures encountered infrequently.
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