To send a person to hospital or not to send to hospital that is the question?

Being able to assess a person systematically will enable you to make an accurate decision on whether to call the doctor or send to hospital.

Auckland 27th November 2020

If the information gathered is based on sound clinical reasoning, the clinician will be able to respond quickly and appropriately to disseminate the right information to the right people.

You will learn how to

  • How to do a complete physical assessment to determine the current status for people with a cardiac event
  • How to assess a person’s respiratory status
  • What an abdominal assessment entail and how to interpret your findings
  • The important aspects in a neurological assessment
  • How to conduct a thorough Ear, Nose and Throat examination
  • How to interpret an ECG Interpretation
  • Full blood count and Electrolyte Interpretation

This Education Day meets the Criteria set down by Nursing Council of New Zealand. View...

Trainer: Deborah Sommerville RN Dip, BN, MN(Hons) Profession Teaching Fellow School of Nursing, University of Auckland.
Deb Somerville is a Comprehensive Registered Nurse with 20 years experience in emergency nursing and currently working clinically in a large men’s prison, one day a fortnight. Her current interests are in post-graduate nurse education.

Venue: St Columba Centre, 40 Vermont St Ponsonby Auckland
Time: 0800 to 1630

1 DAY WORKSHOP 27th November 2020
Early Bird Closes 21st November 2020
Investment: $150.00 incl. GST per person

1 DAY WORKSHOP 27th November 2020
Investment: $200.00 incl. GST per person

We guarantee to have the most in-depth and up-to-date aged care training you’ve ever attended with the best specialist trainers available or your money back. You won’t find better aged care training anywhere and we’re willing to put our money where our mouth is. It’s as simple as that!

Cancellation Policy: 
Refunds for non-attendance (cancellations) will only be given if notification is provided at least 24 hour prior to the workshop. If your cancellation is received after this day, only 50% of the course fee will be refunded due to the venue's cancellation policy and the costs we incur.

Payment must be made before attendance of the training unless prior arrangements have been made.

Have a problem you want to discuss or need some more information? Visit our blog!

We are passionate about empowerment through training.


MAY 2020
Healing stubborn leg ulcers and compression bandaging workshop Auckland - will be rescheduled
JUNE 2020
What Lab Values tell you about early deterioration of a patient Auckland- will be rescheduled.
JULY 2020
Using Antimicrobial appropriately Auckland
Understanding pain in a deteriorating patient Auckland
Clinical Assessment of the deteriorating patientAuckland

Pay with Paymate Express
Pay with Paymate Express