Physicians Assistant

These courses are designed for practicing physician assistants at Brigham and Women's Hospital. These courses focus on procedural skills, communication, high-acuity events and other necessary skills for improving healthcare safety and practice.

Upcoming


DFCI Physician Assistant Simulation Course

During this course, Physician Assistants will review ACLS skills and guidelines and hospital protocols for managing sepsis.

No Current Offerings


Department of Radiology Physician Assistant Ultrasound Guided Paracentesis and Thoracentesis Procedural Skills Course

This course will teach Radiology Physician Assistants the proper technique for ultrasound guided paracentesis and thoracentesis procedures.

Emergency Medicine Physicians Assistant POCUS Course

During this course, Physicians Assistants in the Emergency Department will review protocols and practice ultrasound skills.

Neurosurgery Advanced Practice Professionals Course

This is course reviews common rapid response scenarios that occur on Neurosurgery patient floors.

Neurosurgery Physician Assistant Lumbar Puncture Course

During this course, Physician Assistants in the Department of Neurosurgery will develop and refine lumbar puncture procedure skills.

PACE Peripheral IV Placement Course

Physician Assistants will learn how to insert peripheral IVs.

Physician Assistant Intraosseous Placement Training Course

During this course, Physician Assistants in the Department of Emergency Medicine will review and practice the process of placing intraosseous access and the clinical practice of the procedure.

Physician Assistant Orthopedic Surgical Skills Course

During this course, Physicians Assistants will practice orthopedic surgical skills to aide in future cross-coverage among orthopedic sub-specialties.

Primary Care Physicians Assistant Office Procedures Course

During this course, Physician Assistants will be introduced to common office procedures in Primary Care services.

Solid Tumor Oncology Acute Care Physicians Assistant Course

During this course, Physician Assistants will be introduced the management of acutely decompensating patients.