CCNAPI ECG Training Schedule January – March 2011

Critical Care Nurses Association of the Philippines (CCNAPI) ECG Training (EKG: E-Z Steps of Interpretation) Schedule January – March 2011.

SCHEDULE: (Dates are subject to change without prior notice.)

  • January 17 – 19, 2011 (Monday – Wednesday)
  • February 7 – 9,  2011 (Monday – Wednesday)
  • March 7 – 9, 2011 (Monday – Wednesday)

Time: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

COURSE DESCRIPTION:
This is a three-day course that will provide novice nurses with a step-by-step approach to rhythm and conduction analysis and interpretation. It will use methodology that will enhance the comprehension skill of the participants preparing them to appreciate the graphic interpretation and comprehension of EKG lines and waves.

OBJECTIVES:
After the course, the participants will be able to:
1. Describe the components of the cardiac conduction system incorporating cardiac anatomy and physiology;
2. Interpret and analyze ECG strips and determine, rate, regularity and rhythm;
3. Identify rhythms originating in the sinus node and atria, junction (AV node) and ventricles;
4. Discuss the significance of the rhythm and conduction patterns;
5. Recognize various degree of AV blocks with their significance and treatment;
6. Identify potentially life-threatening rhythms and initial interventions/approach to treatment;
7. Enhance comprehension and interpretation skills through workshop drills for EKG interpretation;
8. Landmark appropriately lead placement during EKG taking; and
9. Provide appropriate nursing action for clients with cardiac dysrhythmia.

CPE Credit Units (CUs):
PRC: 22.5 Credit Units
CCNAPI: 24 Credit Units

For INQUIRIES, refer to the following contact information:

Critical Care Nurses Association of the Philippines, Inc. (CCNAPI)
(02) 925-2402 local 3823; (02) 426-4394
(0918) 944-6897; (0922) 817-3210
Mondays to Fridays 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

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