IMPACT

 17/01/2022 - 18/01/2022    

 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.

Closing date: 06 December 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

17 January

08:30 - 09:00

Morning Registration


17 January

09:00 - 09:15

Welcome and Introduction


17 January

09:15 - 10:00

Faculty demonstration followed by Initial Assessment lecture


17 January

10:00 - 10:30

Triage session and resource management


17 January

10:30 - 10:45

Day 1 - Morning Refreshment Break


17 January

10:45 - 11:15

The Breathless Patient incorporating O2 therapy)


17 January

11:15 - 11:45

Shock (incorporating fluid challenge)


17 January

11:45 - 13:05

Workshop (40 minutes each)


17 January

13:05 - 13:35

Lunch


17 January

13:35 - 14:55

Workshops (40 minutes each)


17 January

14:55 - 15:25

Respiratory Support NIV/CPAP


17 January

15:25 - 15:40

Day 1 - Afternoon Refreshment Break


17 January

15:40 - 16:10

Chest Pain


17 January

16:10 - 16:40

Acute and chronic kidney injury


17 January

16:40 - 17:50

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


17 January

17:50 - 18:00

Close of day


18 January

08:15 - 08:30

Registration


18 January

08:30 - 09:00

Neurological Emergencies


18 January

09:00 - 09:30

Gastrointersinal emergencies


18 January

09:30 - 10:00

Sugar and Salt


18 January

10:00 - 10:15

Day 2 - Morning Refreshment Break


18 January

10:15 - 11:45

Interactive taster sessions tutorials (45 mintues each)


18 January

11:45 - 12:30

Poisoning, altered consciousness and delirium


18 January

12:30 - 13:00

Sepsis


18 January

13:00 - 13:30

Day 2 - Lunch


18 January

13:30 - 15:00

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


18 January

13:30 - 15:00

Long case assessments (Delegates 1-8)


18 January

15:00 - 16:30

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


18 January

15:00 - 16:30

Long case assessments (delegates 9-16)


18 January

16:30 - 16:45

Faculty meeting


18 January

16:45 - 17:00

Summary and close


Fees

Category
Product
Rate

Member
Registrations
£472.00

Non-Member
Registrations
£644.00


Coordinator

Joanna Robertson

 0141 241 6210

 Email Coordinator


Location

 Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow   

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Other dates

06 - 07 December 2021
07 - 08 March 2022
04 - 05 May 2022
14 - 15 June 2022