The course takes place in period

1 (2019-08-01 to 2019-10-27)

Level/category

Extension studies

Teaching language

Finnish

Type of course

Optional

Cycle/level of course

First

Recommended year of study

4

Total number of ECTS

10 cr

Competency aims

During this course, the student develops both theoretical and practical competencies that support advanced contextual expertise in the field of emergency ward nursing.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to be able to: - verbalize, discuss and participate during contact days in the simulation/skill development center. Theme: main principles, responsibility of the professional nurse when caring for clients in the emergency room setting. (Additional learning objectives can be found for each module on the learning platform)

Course contents

This course utilizes systematic patient assessment (triage) to determine the level of care and appropriate action in a variety of situations using ABCDE and NEWS mnemonic methods. Components include: - Basic teamwork and communication skills in the ER - Rapid recognition and proper response for acute respiratory emergencies - Securing an airway and maintaining oxygenation for acutely ill patients - Care of the patient with cardiac emergencies - EKG interpretation and care of patients with arrhythmia's - Care of the patient with cardiac emergencies - Care of the patient with an hypovolemic emergency - Care of the patient with neurologic impairment in the emergency dept. - Care of the unconscious patient/impaired consciousness/seizures - Care of the patient with acute infection/Sepsis - Emergency care for the patient suffering from Gastrointestinal issues.(Poison, toxic substances) - Care of the patient needing surgical intervention in the emergency dept - Care of the patient requiring medical intervention in the emergency dept. (Endocrinology) - Emergency care for the trauma patient - Care of the critically ill patient via the emergency ward -Care of the pediatric patient in the emergency ward - Care of the geriatric patient in the emergency ward -Care of the mentally impaired patient in the emergency ward

Prerequisites and co-requisites

To attend this course students shall have accomplished all first, second and third year courses with a passing grade.

Previous course names

Advanced Care in Acute Situations 2017- 2018

Additional information

Additional information: The languages used are Swedish, Finnish and English.The student must have (keskitaso) Finnish language skills.

Recommended or required reading

Additional learning materials will be found on itslearning. Akuuttihoidon laitteet. 2013. Pölönen, P., Ala- Kokko, T., Helveranta, K., Jäntti, H., Kokko, A. (toim.). Duodecim. Akuuttihoidon lääkkeet. 2017. Parviainen, I., Ala-Kokko, T., Bendel, S., Kaukonen, M., Koivula, I. (toim.). Duodecim. Teho- ja valvontahoitotyön opas. 2017. Ritmala- Castrén, M., Lönn, M., Lundgrén-Laine, H., Meriläinen, M., Minna Peltomaa (toim.) 2., uudistettu painos. Duodecim. Verensiirto-opas. Eeva-Riitta Savolainen, Anri Tienhaara, Tomi Koski, Eija Mahlamäki, Susanna Sainio, Katja Salmela (toim.) 1. painos 2018. Duodecim. EKG-tulkinnan työkirja. 2016. Mäkijärvi, M., Parikka, H., Raatikainen, P., Heikkilä, J. (toim.) Duodecim EKG. 2003. Heikkilä, J., Mäkijärvi, M. (toim.) Duodecim Duodecimin kirjat ovat myös verkkokirjoina, www.terveysportti.fi, vaatii oston. Ensihoito. 2017. Kuisma, M., Holmström, p., Porthan, K. Sanoma Pro. Oireista työdiagnoosiin. 2016. Kosonen, A., Saikko, S., Alanen, P., Jormakka, J. Sanoma Pro. Additional learning material/scientific articles are posted on ItsLearning

Study activities

  • Lectures - 40 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 40 hours
  • Practical exercises - 60 hours
  • Small-group work - 45 hours
  • Individual studies - 65 hours
  • Internet-based studies - 20 hours

Workload

  • Total workload of the course: 270 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 270 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

This course is participation based. Self assessment, peer assessment and participation in simulations and skill development are compulsory along with net- based activities

Assessment requirements

In order to accomplish the course the student will actively participate in contact days including lectures, competence development and simulations.

Teacher

  • Ericsson Christoffer
  • Paakkonen Heikki
  • Skogster Annika
  • Stockmann-Broo Christine
  • Takala Sami

Examiner

Paakkonen Heikki

Home page of the course

https://arcada.itslearning.com/

Group size

No limit (45 students enrolled)

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

The timetable of the course

2 och 4.9.2019 9 och 11.9.2019 16 och 18.9.2019 23 och 25.9.2019 30.9 och 2.10.2019 Kursens exakta innehåll gås igenom på första närstudiedag 2.9.2019

Course enrolment period

2019-08-12 to 2019-09-08

Assessment methods

Date will be announced later - Other assignments
Room reservations
Date Time Room Title Description Organizer
2019-09-02 09:00 - 16:30 D4106 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård Stenman Tiina
2019-09-03 09:00 - 16:00 E492 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård Stenman Tiina
2019-09-03 09:00 - 16:00 E487.3 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård Stenman Tiina
2019-09-03 09:00 - 16:00 E482 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård Stenman Tiina
2019-09-04 09:00 - 16:00 E492 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård Paakkonen Heikki
Stenman Tiina
2019-09-04 09:00 - 16:00 E487.3 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård Paakkonen Heikki
Stenman Tiina
2019-09-04 11:45 - 16:00 E490 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård
2019-09-09 09:00 - 16:30 D4107-08 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård Stenman Tiina
2019-09-09 09:15 - 16:00 E494 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård Stenman Tiina
2019-09-09 09:15 - 16:00 E492 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård Stenman Tiina
2019-09-10 09:00 - 16:00 E492 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård Stenman Tiina
2019-09-10 09:00 - 16:00 E487.3 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård Stenman Tiina
2019-09-10 09:00 - 16:00 E482 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård Stenman Tiina
2019-09-11 09:00 - 16:00 E490 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård Paakkonen Heikki
Stenman Tiina
2019-09-11 09:00 - 16:00 E487.3 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård Paakkonen Heikki
Stenman Tiina
2019-09-16 09:00 - 16:30 F249 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård Stenman Tiina
2019-09-17 09:00 - 16:00 E492 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård Stenman Tiina
2019-09-17 09:00 - 16:00 E482 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård Stenman Tiina
2019-09-17 09:00 - 16:00 E487.3 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård Stenman Tiina
2019-09-18 09:00 - 16:00 E493 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård Paakkonen Heikki
Stenman Tiina
2019-09-18 09:00 - 16:00 E487.3 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård Paakkonen Heikki
Stenman Tiina
2019-09-23 09:00 - 16:30 D4106 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård Stenman Tiina
2019-09-24 09:00 - 16:00 E492 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård Stenman Tiina
2019-09-24 09:00 - 16:00 E487.3 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård Stenman Tiina
2019-09-24 09:00 - 16:00 E482 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård Stenman Tiina
2019-09-25 09:00 - 16:00 E487.3 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård Paakkonen Heikki
Stenman Tiina
2019-09-25 09:00 - 16:00 E492 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård Paakkonen Heikki
Stenman Tiina
2019-09-30 09:00 - 16:30 F249 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård Stenman Tiina
2019-10-01 09:00 - 16:00 E492 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård Stenman Tiina
2019-10-01 09:00 - 16:00 E487.3 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård Stenman Tiina
2019-10-01 09:00 - 16:00 E482 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård Stenman Tiina
2019-10-02 09:00 - 16:00 E491 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård Paakkonen Heikki
Stenman Tiina
2019-10-02 09:00 - 16:00 E487.3 Krävande vård: Poliklinisk sjukvård Paakkonen Heikki
Stenman Tiina

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