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About ATCN Course

The Advanced Trauma Care for Nurses (ATCN) Course teaches well-established treatment methods and approaches trauma care in a systematic manner, presenting to the nurse a concise method of establishing assessment and management priorities in the care of the trauma patient.

The program, taught concurrently with approved Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) Course by ATLS physician instructors includes lectures on initial assessment, airway management, abdominal trauma, thoracic trauma, shock, head and spinal cord trauma, burns, extremity trauma, pediatric trauma, trauma in pregnancy, and stabilization and transportation.

Nursing practical skills stations and moulage assessment stations are conducted by ATCN instructors for integration and application of didactic information.

This course includes an educational, collaborative, synchronized team approach to trauma care with the participants of ATLS Course. Doctors and nurses caring for trauma patients have the opportunity to share a common language and approach to trauma care.

Course Objectives

The ATCN Course provides the participant with basic knowledge necessary to:

  • Assess the patient's condition rapidly and accurately
  • Resuscitate and stabilize the patient according to priority
  • Determine if the patient's needs exceed a facility's capabilities
  • Arrange appropriate definitive care for patients
  • Ensure that optimum care is provided

Course Fees (Includes Goods & Services Tax)

Category 2018 & 2019 Open to nurses with more than 2 years of working experience
NHG Staff SGD600
Non-NHG Staff SGD650

Registration

Email trauma@ttsh.com.sg with your details (Name, Institution, Department, SNB No. (for Nurses working in Singapore), contact number, mailing address and email to register.

Please contact us at trauma@ttsh.com.sg if you do not receive a response within 7 working days.

Payment Methods

1Cheque - Please make it payable to "Tan Tock Seng Hospital Pte Ltd" and mail to:Mailing Address:
11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng
Annex 1 Level 4, Singapore 308433

Attention: Ivy Ngiam
Trauma Service c/o Dept. of General Surgery  
2Visa/MasterCard 

A link for payment shall be emailed to you once registration is accepted.

Please contact us at trauma@ttsh.com.sg if you do not receive any reply within 3 working days

3Telegraphic Transfer Account Name: Tan Tock Seng Hospital Pte Ltd

Bank Name: DBS Bank (Bank Code 7171)

Bank Branch Name: Singapore(Branch Code 003)

Bank Account No.: 003-927355-0

Bank SWIFT Code: DBSSSGSG 

Cancellation Clause

We regret that no refund will be made once course materials are sent. Any replacement must be communicated in writing 4 weeks before course date. 

The organizer reserves the right to cancel the workshop should unforeseen circumstances necessitate it. TTSH Trauma Service accepts no responsibility for covering airfare, hotel or other costs incurred by the registrant.























2019/01/22
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