It has also proved popular with critical care nurses, Emergency Department doctors and doctors who have responsibility for severely ill patients.
It covers essential and fundamental aspects of Intensive Care, including: airway management, CPR, acute respiratory failure, mechanical ventilation, hemodynamic monitoring, diagnosis and management of shock, trauma, severe sepsis, acid base disturbances and transport of the critically ill.
Lunch and refreshments are provided each day, as is a course dinner at one of Bendigo’s finest eateries.
Cost: medical $650, nursing $285
Registration: Tickets available from 5pm April 26 via
Location: Monash Rural Health Auditorium and Simulation Centre, Bendigo
For more information, please email Julie Mathews, Bendigo BASIC Co-ordinator at [email protected] or go to
Participants limited to 24 (12 medical, 12 nursing)
The BASIC course is coordinated by the Bendigo Health Intensive Care
Unit and supported by the North West Victorian Regional Training Hub.
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