IMPACT

 06/12/2021 - 07/12/2021    

 Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow   

The IMPACT course is a two-day course introducing the principles and practice of acute medical care and related knowledge, skills, understanding and attitudes. Designed by the Federation of Royal Medical Colleges and the Royal College of Anaesthetists, this course is endorsed by the Resuscitation Council UK, the Intensive Care Society and the Society of Acute Medicine.

Book Now Closing date: 25 October 2021

Overview

The IMPACT course is a two-day course introducing the principles and practice of acute medical care and related knowledge, skills, understanding and attitudes. Designed by the Federation of Royal Medical Colleges and the Royal College of Anaesthetists, this course is endorsed by the Resuscitation Council UK, the Intensive Care Society and the Society of Acute Medicine. IMPACT enables trainee doctors (specifically trainee physicians) to assess and treat acutely unwell patients and where appropriate gives guidance on when to ask for help.

The course is aimed at IMT1 - IMT3 level doctors in acute medical specialties including Acute Medicine, Acute Care Common Stem (ACCS) and General Internal Medicine. The course is also open to FY2 level doctors who are able to demonstrate a particular interest in pursuing a career in the medical specialties noted above. FY2 doctors must have completed at least eight months practice in acute medical specialties in their FY2 year before they can attend the course.

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Teach on the IMPACT course

  Programme

06 December

08:30 - 09:00

Morning Registration


06 December

09:00 - 09:15

Welcome and Introduction


06 December

09:15 - 10:00

Faculty demonstration followed by Initial Assessment lecture


06 December

10:00 - 10:30

Triage session and resource management


06 December

10:30 - 10:45

Day 1 - Morning Refreshment Break


06 December

10:45 - 11:15

The Breathless Patient incorporating O2 therapy)


06 December

11:15 - 11:45

Shock (incorporating fluid challenge)


06 December

11:45 - 13:05

Workshop (40 minutes each)


06 December

13:05 - 13:35

Lunch


06 December

13:35 - 14:55

Workshops (40 minutes each)


06 December

14:55 - 15:25

Respiratory Support NIV/CPAP


06 December

15:25 - 15:40

Day 1 - Afternoon Refreshment Break


06 December

15:40 - 16:10

Chest Pain


06 December

16:10 - 16:40

Acute and chronic kidney injury


06 December

16:40 - 17:50

Scenarios x 4 (4 groups of 4 delegates - 20 minutes each concurrent)


06 December

17:50 - 18:00

Close of day


07 December

08:15 - 08:30

Registration


07 December

08:30 - 09:00

Neurological Emergencies


07 December

09:00 - 09:30

Gastrointersinal emergencies


07 December

09:30 - 10:00

Sugar and Salt


07 December

10:00 - 10:15

Day 2 - Morning Refreshment Break


07 December

10:15 - 11:45

Interactive taster sessions tutorials (45 mintues each)


07 December

11:45 - 12:30

Poisoning, altered consciousness and delirium


07 December

12:30 - 13:00

Sepsis


07 December

13:00 - 13:30

Day 2 - Lunch


07 December

13:30 - 15:00

Long case assessments (Delegates 1-8)


07 December

13:30 - 15:00

Ethics, consent and capacity ceiling of care (Delegates 9-16)


07 December

15:00 - 16:30

Ethics, consent and capacity, ceiling of care (Delegates 1-8)


07 December

15:00 - 16:30

Long case assessments (delegates 9-16)


07 December

16:30 - 16:45

Faculty meeting


07 December

16:45 - 17:00

Summary and close


Fees

Category
Product
Rate

Member
Registrations
£472.00

Non-Member
Registrations
£644.00


Coordinator

Wilma Paterson

 0141 227 3212

 Email Coordinator


Location

 Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow   

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Other dates

17 - 18 January 2022
07 - 08 March 2022
04 - 05 May 2022
14 - 15 June 2022