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TRAUMA NURSE CORE COURSE (TNCC)

Dates: November 3-4, 2022

Meets: Th and F from 8:00 AM to 5:30 PM

Location: FHSU, Stroup Hall

NON-HMC FEE: $300.00

Sorry, we are no longer accepting registrations for this course. Please contact our office to find out if it will be rescheduled, or if alternative classes are available.

Sorry, we are no longer accepting registrations for this course. Please contact our office to find out if it will be rescheduled, or if alternative classes are available.

REQUIREMENTS

It is recommended that the RN participant has at least six months of clinical nursing experience in an emergency care setting. Other healthcare professionals such as LPNs, EMTs and RTs may audit the program as space allows. (Fees same for auditing.)

COURSE DESCRIPTION

The TNCC may be officially attended by registered nurses (RN's). Other health care providers may attend the course as observers. In order to maximize success in the TNCC (Provider), it is recommended that the participant have at least six months of clinical nursing experience in an emergency care setting. It is assumed that the course participant possesses generic nursing knowledge, has an understanding of emergency care terminology, and has familiarity with standard emergency equipment.

The Trauma Nurse Core Course is a two day program designed to provide the learner with core trauma knowledge as well as psychomotor skill experience. Knowledge and skills gained in this course will enable the registered nurse to more rapidly accurately assess relevant signs and symptoms as well as plan interventions. Certification is for 4 years.

Four to six weeks prior to the course, the participant will need to read and study the materials in the Textbook of Trauma Nurse Core Course.

EVALUATION, VERIFICATION AND CONTACT HOURS

ENA will issue verification upon meeting the criteria noted above. The verification will expire four years from the last day of the month in which the card was issued.

Contact hours are awarded based on the hours attended, regardless of evaluation.

Other healthcare providers working in the emergency care setting may attend the course and receive contact hours, but are not eligible for verification.

It is recommended that the RN participant has at least six months of clinical nursing experience in an emergency care setting. Other healthcare professionals such as LPNs, EMTs and RTs may audit the program as space allows. (Fees same for auditing.)

OBJECTIVES

Following this program, the participants can be expected to:
   1.Discuss the nursing assessment of patients with multiple traumas.
   2.Based on the assessment data, recall appropriate nursing diagnosis associated with patients who have sustained injury.
   3.Plan and demonstrate appropriate interventions for a patient who has sustained an injury.

CNE

Continuing Education credit will be provided through the Emergency Nurses Association for 14.92 contact hours.

FEES
This course is partially funded by Kansas Trauma Program.
Fee: $300.00
Hours:14.92

Fee Breakdown

CategoryDescriptionAmount
Course Fee (Basic)NON-HMC FEE$ 300.00
Course Fee (Alternate)Critical Access Hospitals$ 150.00
Course Fee (Alternate)HMC/PVCH ASSOCIATES$ 150.00
Course Fee (Alternate)SRH ASSOCIATES$ 300.00
Course Fee (Alternate)GB ASSOCIATES FEE$ 300.00

FHSU, Stroup Hall

Stroup Hall
600 Park
Hays, KS 67601

Larry Couchman


Leann Dix


Heidi Gohl


Melanie HIckman


Pam Kvas


Cammie Townley

RN, BSN Trauma Program Manager HaysMed, part of The University of Kansas Health System Hays, KS
Date Day Time Location
11/03/2022Thursday8 AM to 5:30 PM FHSU, Stroup Hall
11/04/2022Friday8 AM to 5:30 PM FHSU, Stroup Hall

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