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Using didactic presentations, case studies, group discussion, and a wide range of lab sessions including demonstration, hands-on, cadaveric, and simulation this initiative provides a comprehensive curriculum to better prepare the Industrial Remote Environment Medical Specials (IREMS) for their job by providing the knowledge, skills, and techniques to implement the best possible care in the industrial remote environment (IRE). This activity will teach:

  • Remote clinic/hospital operation
  • Head-to-toe patient care in the IRE
  • Single and multiple trauma management
    (This course does not take the place of ITLS).
  • Wound identification and management
  • Communication skills with Medical Control
  • Industry regulations governing medical care in the IRE

 

Learning Objectives

By participating in this course, you will be better able to

  • Provide quality health care in the IRE
  • Reduce the number of medical evacuations through improved medical techniques and increased fund of knowledge
  • Improve communication with Medical Control
  • Avoid unnecessary recordable incidents by understanding OSHA guidelines and using equivalent medical care.
  • Improve the quality of life for the work force in the IRE

Target Audience

The target audience for this activity includes paramedics and other healthcare specialists providing medical care in the IRE.

Curriculum

  • Roles and Responsibilities of the IREMS
  • Remote Clinic Operations
  • Physical Examination Overview
  • HEENT
  • Dental
  • Chest/Heart
  • The Abdomen
  • Genitourinary
  • Back
  • Extremities
  • Neurology
  • Psychiatry
  • Dermatology
  • Sterile Technique and Wound Care
  • Diagnostics
  • Chronic Conditions
  • Traumas
  • Medical Evacuation
  • Regulations
  • Pharmacology

Course Director

Michael Kotler, MD

Clinical Instructor of Medicine

Louisiana State University School of Medicine

New Orleans, Louisiana

Location

RemoteMD Training Center, New Orleans

LSU School of Medicine, New Orleans

Registration

To register for this activity, select the course date in the side bar at the top of the page and complete the registration form. A representative from RemoteMD: Education & Training will follow-up with you for payment information.

  • Early Bird Registration – $1,760 USD (Expires one month prior to course date).
  • Registration– $1,920 USD (Expires two weeks prior to course date).

*Accepted Payments: Visa, American Express, Master Card, Discover, Check

Cancellation Policy

The registration fee is refundable (less a $200 administrative fee) upon receipt of written request received no later than two weeks prior to the start of the activity. All registration and cancellation requests received within two weeks of the activity start date are non refundable.

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