Getinge Intra-aortic Balloon Pump Workshop - NZ

Fri. Aug 31, 2018 8:30am - 4:30pm NZST
Price: NZD $175.00
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Price: NZD $175.00
Event Description

Maquet has now merged with Getinge to become one company: Getinge New Zealand Pty Ltd

Supporting patients, supporting client’s needs whilst promoting clinical expertise

This comprehensive one day program is designed for health care professionals directly involved with the care of the patient requiring Intra-aortic Balloon Pump (IABP) therapy.
A combination of theory and interactive group sessions will enable the participant to apply theoretical knowledge to clinical practice in a safe environment.

On completion the participants will have a greater understanding of the physiological effects achieved by IABP therapy, be able to identify relevant indications and contraindications for using counter pulsation and apply the concepts of IAB insertion, device set-up, operation and troubleshooting.

This workshop is endorsed by ACN according to our Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Endorsed Course Standards. It has been allocated 8 CPD hours according to the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia – Continuing Professional Development Standard.


Date: Friday 31st August 2018

Venue: Getinge Head Office - New Zealand
Level 2, Building B, Millennium Centre, 600 Great South Road, Ellerslie, Auckland 1051, New Zealand

Time: 8.30am to 4.30pm
(Fee includes all refreshments and workbook)

Program Registration:
$155* Early bird until Friday 6th July 2018
$175* Regular Registration: From Friday 06th July - 2018 to COB Friday 17th August – 2018

End-Users of IABP – CS100®/ CS300®/ CARDIOSAVE®
Please note that pre-reading is required and details will be sent to the email provided upon registration.

Course outline:

Welcome and introduction

  • Principles of IABP support

  • IABP Catheter type, sizing and placement

  • Therapy indications and contraindications

  • Arterial pressure waveform analysis and timing assessment

  • Trigger type and application

  • Maquet modes of operation

  • Maquet specific algorithms

  • Factors Affecting Diastolic Augmentation

  • Complications of IABP therapy

  • Patient care and assessment

  • Cardiac arrest management

Skill Stations (groupwork): Maquet IABP device orientation and set up

  • Cardiosave and CS300 Transport considerations

  • IAB Waveform interpretation and assessment

  • IABP troubleshooting and alarm response

  • Cardiosave

  • CS300

Evaluation & Close

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*Please note: Places are limited. To secure your place please register here. No refunds will be given for non-attendance on the day or cancellation seven (7) working days prior to the end of registrations. Getinge New Zealand Pty Ltd reserves the right to adjust program outline without notice. Workshop with small numbers may be cancelled or postponed.

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Getinge New Zealand Head Office Level 2, Building B, Millennium Centre, 600 Great South Road
Ellerslie, Auckland 1051