Tasmania Chapter Scholarship Opportunity! 

The Tasmania Chapter is pleased to offer two fully-funded scholarships to attend the Royal Hobart Hospital’s Emergency Paediatric Course in Hobart on Friday 9 November 2018.

To apply for this funding, you must be a member of the Tasmania Chapter, and submit your completed form via email to tas.vice.chair@paramedics.org by COB, Monday 5 November 2018.

This is an intensive one day course aimed at medical, nursing and ambulance service personnel. Key elements addressed in the course are:

  • recognition and management of acutely unwell paediatric patients
  • cardiac arrest algorithms
  • team-based approach to preparation and management of paediatric resuscitation.

Practical sessions include: airway management, intra-osseous access and defibrillation. The day is focussed around practical hands-on sessions and intensive small group work.