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.
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DFCI Physician Assistant Simulation Course
During this course, Physician Assistants will review ACLS skills and guidelines and hospital protocols for managing sepsis.
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.
Primary Care Physicians Assistant Office Procedures Course
During this course, Physician Assistants will be introduced to common office procedures in Primary Care services.