Stroke - Act F.A.S.T

Vidyanta Skills Institute conducted one day workshop (DNC accreditation No-24)


Topic: Stroke - Act F.A.S.T

Date:  5th May 2018

Time:  9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Venue:  RML Hospital

Accredited by:  Delhi Nursing Council

Credit Hours:  Seven (7) hours


The objectives of the workshop were:

· Understand the pre hospital stroke assessment

· Differentiate hemorrhagic and ischemic stroke

· Know how to use NIHSS scale 

· Understand different management modalities of stroke

· Rehabilitation of stroke patients


The target audience for the workshop was practicing nurses and nurse educators involved with ER and ICU. 27 nurses from the following hospitals attended the workshop: 

1. DDU Hospital
2.Balaji Action
3.Max Hospital
4.Rajiv Gandhi Hospital
5.Manipal Hospital
6. RML Hospital


Hands-on Practice Stations

Hands-on Practice Stationswere arranged in view of transforming Brain-Power to Hand-Power using mid-fidelity mannequins and educational handouts. Various stations were arranged for hands-on practice of NIHSS, CPR, airway management,thrombolytic drugs.


Feedback 

Feedback was taken from all the attendees of workshop and the feedback showed that the workshop was very effective and useful for the practicing nurses in their day-to-day clinical life.

Effectiveness of Simulation Based Training in Nursing

Transforming Brain Power to Hand Power

  

Vidyanta Skills Institute conducted one day workshop


Topic: Transforming Brain Power to Hand Power

Date:  27th February 2018

Time:  9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Venue:  RAK College of Nursing


The objectives of the workshop were:

· Create awareness about new technologies in education

· Understand about simulation

· Know how simulation can be used in nursing education

· Prepare better nurse educators for tomorrow


The target audience for the workshop was Msc Nursing students and nurse educators.

 

108 nurses and lectures from the following college attended the workshop: 

1. Kailash Institute
2. ILBS College of Nursing
3.JamiaHamdard
4. National Heart Institute
5.RAK College of Nursing
6.Santosh Medical University
7.Metro Hospital
8.KMC 


Hands-on Practice Stations

Hands-on Practice Stationswere arranged in view of transforming Brain-Power to Hand-Power using mid-fidelity mannequins and educational handouts. Various scenarios were given to the delegates and group wise they were called to demonstrate the scenarios.


Feedback 

Feedback was taken from all the attendees of workshop and the feedback showed that the workshop was very effective and useful for the students and faculty to adapt the new technique of simulation in education. 

Trauma Care Nursing

Vidyanta Skills Institute conducted one day workshop


Topic:Trauma Care Nursing

Date: 22nd January2018

Time: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Venue:RML Hospital

Accredited by: Delhi Nursing Council

Credit Hours: Seven (7)credit hours


The objectives of the workshop were:

· Understand initial and secondary assessment of a trauma patient.

· Identify and manage head and spinal trauma

· Acquire skill in managing pediatric trauma

· Demonstrate skill in various clinical procedures relevant in managing any trauma situation.


The target audience for the workshop was nurses and nurse leaders working in Emergency department and Trauma centre.42 nurses from various hospitals have attended the workshop. 

List of hospital is as follows

1. RML Hospital
2.JamiaHandard
3. Medanta
4.Fortis Gurgaon
5.Columbia Asia,Gaziabad
6. Fortis Escorts
7. Dharamshila
8.Goul Hospital
9.RBTD Hospital
10.Hindu Ram Hospital
11.ST.Stephens Hospital
12.BLK Hospital
13.Max Pitampura
14. Max Patparganj


Hands-on Practice Stations

Hands-on Practice Stationswere arranged in view of transforming Brain-Power to Hand-Power using mid-fidelity mannequins and educational handouts. Various scenarios were given to the delegates and group wise they were called to demonstrate the scenarios. There were individual skill stations on helmet removal, splint application, use of cervical collar, use of spine board, airway management etc


Feedback 

Feedback was taken from all the attendees of workshop and the feedback showed that the workshop was very effective and useful for the students and faculty to adapt the new technique of simulation in education. 

Code Management: Cardiac Emergencies

Vidyanta Skills Institute conducted a two-day workshop (DNC Accreditation No-032)


Topic:  Code Management - Cardiac Emergencies 

Date:  11 & 12 Dec 2017

Time:  8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Venue:  Dr RML Hospital, New Delhi

Accredited by:  Delhi Nursing Council

Credit Hours:  Six (6) hours


The objectives of the workshop were:

· Hands-on practice on cardiac nursing procedures

· Quick ECG interpretation

· Nurse’s role during cardiac arrest, respiratory arrest and coronary syndrome

The target audience for the workshop was practicing nurses and nurse educators involved with ER and ICU. Nurses from the following hospitals attended the workshop: 

  • Fortis Hospital
  • RML
  • Max Patparganj Hospital
  • Hindu Rao
  • Orion

Hands-on Practice Stations

Hands-on Practice Stations were arranged in view of transforming Brain-Power to Hand-Power using mid-fidelity mannequins and educational handouts. Various stations were arranged for hands-on practice of ECG, CPR, airway management,cardiac drugs, algorithm of tachycardia, bradycardia and cardiac arrest.


Feedback 

Feedback was taken from all the attendees of workshop and the feedback showed that the workshop was very effective and useful for the practicing nurses in their day-to-day clinical life.

Self-assessment tool was given to the nurses before and after the workshop to check the effectiveness of two-day workshop and improvement in self-confidence level in performing nursing procedures and managing during cardiac emergencies. 

EXCHANGE NURSING PROGRAM WITH NYACK SCHOOL OF NURSING, USA

UNDERGRADUATE BSN MED-SURG STUDENTS

  

11 students with their dean ( Dr Elizabeth Simon) from Nyack School of Nursing, New York, USA have come to India at Vidyanta Skills Institute to support the student nurse’s transition to professional practice from 10th January 2018 to 13th Jan 2018. 


Introduction to the Capstone Practicum Adult HealthAlteration III NURS 493: Adult Health Alteration III has a84 hour capstone clinical experience designed to support the student nurse’s transition to professional practice. In this course the student works with an individual registered nurse to gain clinical competence and skills in organization, prioritization and time management. Emphasis is placed on refining nursing process skills in an acute care setting. The practicum provides an opportunity for the student to enact professional nursing practice and develop confidence in providing nursing care to a group of patients. Students are exposed actual situations where they can implement standards of care, application of evidence, professionalism, and safe and legal practice. 


Course objectives: 

A. In classroom and simulated situations, the student will: 

1. Gain independence in holistic assessment, planning and management of the nursing care of groups of clients with complex health care problems.

2. Using Carper’s four ways of knowing, implement nursing care based on evidence to deliver care to a variety of clients with complex health problems.

3. Synthesize information from previous courses to develop and implement nursing care to select groups of clients.

4. Establish proficiency in organization, prioritization and delegation of appropriate care to clients assigned. 

5. Demonstrate use of therapeutic communication to collaborate with members of a multidisciplinary team to establish best care for client.

6. Develop a synthesis paper of a select health topic from an actual clinical scenario using evidence from research literature.

7. Analyze weekly case studies for discussion in seminars. 

8. Use information literacy skills to develop assignments. 


Practicum: This practicum experience for the senior students is for84 hours. Each hospital will have 2-3 students in any adult health floor such as Med-Surg floor, any ICU settings, or ER. 

A staff nurse with BSN and at least 3 years of experience will work with our senior students. Students can have scheduled days and work on those days according to the floor's shift. Or students may schedule his/her days when a designated RN is scheduled. Students will complete 7 (12 hour) shifts or 11(8) hour Shifts. An instructor will be visiting occasionally and will be available if needed. They can do everything what an RN does under the supervision. They will take the full assignment of the RN. 

2nd Nursing World Conference, Las Vegas, USA

  

Vidyanta Skills Institute takes a great pride in participatingthe “2nd Nursing World Conference” (NWC 2017) which was held in Las Vegas, USA, during October 16- October 18, 2017.


Nursing Conference 2017 witnessed an amalgamation of outstanding speakers who enlightened the crowd with their knowledge and confabulated on various new-fangled topics related to the field of Nursing and Healthcare. The extremely well-known conference was marked with the attendance of young and brilliant researchers, business delegates and talented student communities representing diverse countries around the world.The theme of the conference is “In Pursuit of Viable Quality Health Care”. The meeting captivated a vicinity of utilitarian discussions on novel subjects like Nursing Education, Nursing Research, Clinical Nursing, Nursing Informatics, Health Care to mention a few. The three days event implanted a firm relation of upcoming strategies in the field of Nursing and Health Care with the scientific community. The conceptual and pertinent knowledge shared, will correspondingly foster organizational collaborations to nurture scientific accelerations.

https://nursingworldconference.com/