2019 Hands-On EMP (Emergency Medicine Procedure) Courses
The University of British Columbia Division of Continuing Professional Development (UBC CPD) is fully accredited by the Committee on Accreditation of Continuing Medical Education (CACME) to provide study credits for continuing medical education for physicians. This program has been reviewed and approved by the UBC Division of Continuing Professional Development. This program is an Accredited Simulation Program eligible for up to 15.0 MOC Section 3 credits as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of The Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada. Remember to visit mainport.royalcollege.ca to record your learning and outcomes (credits are automatically calculated).
SEMP: Physicians practicing emergency care; also open to interprofessional teams of physicians, nurses, paramedics, and respiratory therapists
UGEMP: Emergency physicians, rural physicians, family physicians, pediatricians, intensive care physicians, anesthetists, trauma physicians, hospitalists, internal medicine physicians, residents, IMGs
The SEMP course allows physicians providing emergency care to acquire, review and practice their skill in essential life-saving emergency procedures including:
- Needle cricothyrotomy and transtracheal jet ventilation
- Open cricothyrotomy
- Needle thoracostomy
- Guide-wire chest tube placement
- Intraosseous vascular access in adults
- Intraosseous vascular access in children
- Central line vascular access, landmark technique
- Ultrasound-guided central line vascular access
- Crisis resource management and strategies to reduce cognitive errors.
- Chest Tube Placement, open and Seldinger techniques
- Central venous line placement
- Peripheral intravenous line placement
- abcess drainage
- Subcutaneous Foreign Body localization and removal
- Lumbar Puncture
UGEMP: Physician $1120.00
SEMP: Physician $960.00
Allied Health $305.00
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Course fee includes course materials, light breakfast, refreshments and lunch, all lectures, and use of Simulation Center facilities on the course day.
Thank you for considering the UGEMP and SEMP Course. The following cancellation policy is in place to ensure that we have the proper number of instructors for each of our courses. The number of instructors is dependent on the number of participants; we want to ensure that the training lab experience provides enough one on one interaction with the instructor.
All registration cancellations must be submitted in writing to firstname.lastname@example.org. Cancellations made more than 60 days prior to the course date will incur a 15% penalty. Cancellations made 30-60 days prior to the course date will incur a 30% penalty. No refunds will be issued for cancellations made less than 30 days prior to the course date.