New partner for Exchange Programme
September 20, 2016
EfCCNa is happy to announce a new opportunity for colleagues interested in the Exchange Programme:
University Hospital Perugia, Italy
Perugia University Hospital consists of 700 beds. All major specialities are represented. In the Hospital there are 5 different ICUs: 13 beds of general ICU, 7 beds of heart and thoracal ICU, 10 beds of CICU 4 beds of RICU, 7 beds of NICU. There are about 40000/year access at the Accident & Emergency Department.
There is a Centre of Emergency Medical Services of Umbria (the emergency telephone number118/112), with 7 nurse workstation. There is school for nursing, medical and health professions students. We have various trainer in our team for BLS-D and PBLS-D There is a Skills Lab (www.csma.unipg.it), where the most common medical and nursing interventations can be practiced.
Abstract Submission 7th EfCCNa Congress 2017
September 18, 2016
Congratulation to Marta Raurell, EfCCNa Research Awardee 2013
September 12, 2016
1st World Sepsis Congress
August 28, 2016
Dear Colleagues and Friends
The 1st World Sepsis Congress is a free global not-for-profit online congress and brings together over 70 worldwide experts on sepsis. Among them: Derek Angus, Deborah Cook, Jon Cohen, Luciano Gattinoni, Margaret Herridge, Didier Pittet, Peter Pronovost, Kevin Tracey, Jean-Louis Vincent and key representatives of the CDC, WHO, and Médecins Sans Frontières. Several sessions are dedicated to quality improvement and state of the art of sepsis diagnosis and management.
The opening session with Helge Braun, Minister of State, Germany, Marie-Paule Kieny, Assistant Director-General, WHO,
Achim Steiner, Under-Secretary General United Nations, is just one of the many highlights of this event.
The #wsc16 takes place completely online on September 8th and 9th, 2016. Participation is free of charge and requires only a short registration prior.
As of today, we have received more than 6,000 registrations from 120 countries. You definitely must not miss this event including its opening.
For more information, registration and the message by the German Minister of Health visit www.worldsepsiscongress.org
Konrad Reinhart & Simon Finfer
Position Statement on Culturally Sensitive Care Nursing
August 22, 2016