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NCP Vocational School

…udents and faculty to work closely together in the learning process. The school is dedicated in helping students develop their intellectual potential, acquire new skills and knowledge to prepare them for a career in nursing. NCP Vocational School is accredited by the California Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technician and approved by the Bureau for Private PostSecondary and Vocational Education and the California Dept. of Health…

Nursing Care Plan for Mild Head Injury

…to Moderate Traumatic Brain Injury is suffered by a patient with a 14-15 Glasgow Coma Score (GCS) with or without a description of unconsciousness or amnesia before arriving to the hospital. Typical characteristics for mild head injury included a direct blow to the head, fleeting or short-lived loss of consciousness, temporary changes of alertness and awareness as well as behavioral reaction, post concussion symptoms. While the patients may…

Nursing Care of Head Injury

…umonia Check for cardiovascular complications Serach for new evidence of spinal injuries. Do not allow the newly injured patient to move about even though he/she is conscious. Observe the skull and scalp injuries. cover open head wound with the cleanest material avaialble at the scene Prevent infection. Gove prophylactic dose for tetanus. Observe for CSF leakage – otorrhea, rhinorrhea, Battle’s sign-tenderness and eccymosis or…

5th AO Trauma Course – Principles in Operative Fracture Management

…ing programs. They have conducted 4 previous courses since 1996 and the last one was held last year at the St. Luke’s College of Medicine. This year, they will be conducting once again another course – The 5th AO Trauma Course – Principles In Operatinve Fracture Management on April 30-May 3,2010. This is another historic milestone as it will be held in Chong Hua Hospital in Cebu City, the first time they will be having such a…

PHTLS Training Philippines

…nterested parties pre hospital care skills or advance emergency care skills. PHTLS is a committee of the National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians in cooperation with the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma. The Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support Training is not a course that is open or available to all or regular people. There are eligibility requirements for one to qualify or take the course. Participant must either be a…

Head Nurse

…Company: Hemotek Renal Center Hemotek Renal Center, Inc requires the following personnel for its brances: HEAD NURSES ACCOUNTING / MANAGEMENT COURSE GRADUATES Resume and photo should be sent by email to: hr@hemotek.net…

Musculoskeletal Trauma

Contusion – It is an injury to soft tissues produced by a blunt force, blow, kick or fall Signs and Symptoms: ecchymosis, pain, swelling Rx: elevate feet; cold compress to diminish edema; apply pressure bandage to reduce sweling and edema; apply heat after 6 hours to promote absorption Strain – it is injury to muscles or tendons caused by twist, pull, and/or tear. Sprain – it is an injury to ligamentous structure surrounding a…

Nursing Management of the Common Side Effects of Chemotherapy

…ay be needed during an acute episode Avoid mouthwashes containing alcohol. do not use lemon glycerin swabs or dental floss Consider using chlorhexidine mouthwash (Peridex) to decrease risk of hemorrhage and protect gums from trauma For Xerostomia, apply lubricating and moisturizing agents to protect the mucopus membranes from trauma and infection Consicder using “artificial saliva” and hard candy or mints to help with dryness of the…

Care of Neurosurgical Clients

…s necessary to clear mouth or airway, being careful not to stimulate the cough reflex, since this facilitiates increasing intracranial pressure c. Encourage deep breathing, coughing should be discouraged. d. Apply ice bag to head as necessary for headache. e. Monitor bowel and bladder elimination. Catheterize if necessary. Avoid enemas, since they may increase the intracranial pressure f. Give analgesics, anticonvulsants, stimulants or steroids…

Nursing School Director

…m of three (3) years experience as a registered nurse; one (1) year teaching or clinical supervision, or a combination thereof, in a state accredited or approved nursing education program within the last five years. – Have completed a course or courses offered by an accredited school with instruction in administration, teaching, and curriculum development. – Computer skills. – Financial management/budgeting skills. NCP

National Guard Health Affairs

…om beds of 132. The Emergency Care Center continues to be the best trauma care center in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. It is ranked as the fourth center outside the United States, to provide the program of PHTLS (Pre-Hospital Trauma And Life Support Program). Ambulatory Care Services & Primary Health Care Services provide preventive services including health education &behavioral modification to adopt healthy lifestyles. Surgical and…

A Career What Do You Get Out Of It?

…uniform, to be a veterinary sister, working with all types of animals. The reason your list has changed is your sub conscious is telling you, you would be far happier working hands on with the animals rather than becoming a head keeper, which will eventually make you into an office worker. Head keepers have an awful lot of paper work to do, which you will hate. You would be much happier working and tending the sick animals. You would get a…