Navicent Health

Magnet Recognition Site Visit

Educational Updates

Professional Development

Not only will you as the student be at the bedside managing patients, you will also have the opportunity of attending professional seminars and student meetings. These meetings cover all aspects of patient care. Private sessions are also held with the externship coordinator to better facilitate your learning experience.

All meetings will be held here at Navicent Health at 5:30pm. Room TBD

 

9/4- Arterial Lines

(This meeting will provide information for the respiratory therapy extern on the proper policy and procedure on setting up, managing, and troubleshooting this line)

 

9/25- Managing your Patient’s Airway

(This meeting will provide the respiratory therapy extern tools needed to properly manage the patient in respiratory failure such as intubation as well as recognizing when extubation is possible)

 

10/16- The Ins & outs of APRV/BiLevel/BiVent

(This meeting will provide information for the respiratory therapy extern on how to setup, manage, and make additional changes when managing a patient on this nontraditional ventilator mode)

 

10/30- SiPAP/OptiFlow

(This interactive meeting will provide information for the respiratory therapy extern on alternatives for assisting the respiratory distress patient with noninvasive methods of care)

 

11/13- Did Someone Say Stork Squad?!

(This meeting will provide the respiratory therapy extern helpful tips on their role in a delivery)

 

12/4- Let the Job Hunt Begin!!

 (This meeting will provide the respiratory therapy extern with helpful tips and information on how and where to begin to start applying for career opportunities)