ManaiaPHO

COPD & Asthma

COPD & Asthma 15 &16 March 2019

Description

This course is a quality hands-on training programme designed for nurses working in Primary care.

There are a maximum of 10 training places and a minimum of 6.

Course Length: Length of the course is one and half days. 

  • Friday 8.30am – 5pm  (8 hours) Morning tea lunch and afternoon tea provided.
  • Saturday 9am – 1pm (4 hours) Morning tea provided

Course Content

  • Anatomy, physiology & pathophysiology
  • Trigger Management
  • Peak flow monitoring
  • Management
  • Medications & Devices
  • Assessing severity
  • Steps to management
  • Action plans – children & adults
  • Education
  • Diagnostic tests
  • Resources

Facilitators:

Respiratory Nurse Specialists and Educators

Marilyn Dyer - Te Tai Tokerau PHO

Steph Parker - Manaia PHO