Post-Anaesthesia Care Nursing CECC-410

Course Code CECC-410
Course Name Post-Anaesthesia Care Nursing
Category Health Professionals
Description This hybrid course addresses post-anaesthesia nursing care from admission to discharge. Various anaesthetic techniques will be discussed, as will post-anaesthesia nursing care for various surgical specialties. The use of specialized monitoring equipment and data interpretation will also be covered. Other topics include the assessment and management of post-operative pain, care of patients with thermal imbalance, care of the shock trauma patient and airway management.

There is a placement assignment in the last theory PACU course which consists of observing a surgery; then the practicum course follows. Students going into the PACU course must either work in a hospital or clinic where surgery is performed or obtained clearance from Centennial College Paramed service in order for us to find you the placement (police check takes three months).
Notes This is offered in a hybrid format, part online and part in class.

On site tutorials with dates TBD.

For further information, contact Jane Kennedy at janekennedy@centennialcollege.ca, or call 416-289-5000, ext 8066
Contact Telephone 416-289-5207
Contact E-mail ce@centennialcollege.ca
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Register Online https://secure.centennialcollege.ca/webreg
Section Cost Semester Start Date End Date Meeting Times Campus
921 $720.95 Winter 2018 2018-01-10 2018-04-18
Times Days
06:00 PM to 10:00 PM W
Morningside Campus
Legend for Days
M - Monday T - Tuesday W - Wednesday R - Thursday F - Friday S - Saturday U - Sunday
TBA - To Be Announced