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154 Medical Person in Charge -MEDPIC

 
Price

$ 999.00

Course Duration

7 Days

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Course Description

Medical Care at Sea/Person In Charge - Course #154

This 7 day course is recommended for all crew members but designed for officers and crew who will be serving as the Medical Person in Charge.  This course will satisfy the Medical Person in Charge training requirements of 46 CFR 11.305(a)(3)(ix); 11.307(a)(3)(ix); 11.311(a)(3)(vi); 11.313(a)(3)(vi); 11.315(a) (3)(ii); and 46 CFR 12.621(a)(1) and (2); and Table A-VI/4-2 of the STCW Code, as amended 2010 for an STCW endorsement as Person in Charge of Medical Care; and the competence of Table A-II/2 to organize and manage the provision of medical care on board hence, satisfying the STCW requirement for a medical certification at the Management Level.

This course satisfies the training requirement for candidates applying for an MCA Master 500-3000 ton Yachts.

If you have not taken the Medical First Aid Provider 3 day Course, you may take them both consecutively for a total of 10 days. This course includes lab time at the local Hospital Emergency Room.

Subjects Include:
Suturing & Wound Care, IV Therapy, Medication Administration & Injections, Pain Management, Infectious Diseases, Behavioral Emergencies, Eye, Ear, Nose & Throat, NG Tubes & Urinary Catheterization, Altered Mental States, Specific Diseases, OB/GYN & Infant Care, Complications of Drug & Alcohol Use, Poisoning & 
Overdoses, Rescue & Death At Sea, Legal Issues, Communication & Documentation, Anatomy, Patient Assessment, Respiratory Emergencies, Cardiovascular Emergencies, Defibrillation (AED), CPR, Bleeding & Shock, Burns, Environmental Emergencies, First Aid Kit, Sterile Techniques, Pharmacology, Toxicology, Muscular & Skeletal Injuries, Spinal Injuries, Lifting & Moving Injured or Ill Patients.

Training Prerequisites:
Medical First Aid within 6 months of starting the Medical Person in charge course.
 
Health Prerequisites:
During Flu Season (1st Oct through 31st March), students will need to have proof of having had a flu shot to participate in hospital training as well as, 
NO communicable diseases during Hospital Portion of the Course. TB (tuberculosis) Negative Test within one year needs to be submitted on the first day of class. It will not be possible to obtain TB results if you wait to be tested until the first day of class. You must bring your results to the class on the first day. If you have reacted positively in the past or your test currently reacts, documentation of a negative chest x-ray must be submitted. 
 

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Please bring in your PASSPORT for Photo ID, Paper, Pencil, Pen and Highlighter. NOTE: Part of this course is completed in the hospital Emergency Department. This clinical rotation provides an opportunity to observe emergency care in the actual setting. The hospital has set forth certain requirements that must be adhered to for the wellbeing of students and patients. Many of these requirements may be completed prior to beginning class. ** Broward Health Medical Center requires a current, negative tuberculosis (PPD) test within the past 12 months.Test must be submitted on the first day of class. If you have reacted positively in the past or your test currently reacts, documentation of a negative chest x-ray must be submitted. A flu shot is also required during the active flu season, October 1st - March 31st Dress Code: Dark blue or black pants or trousers. Denim and blue jeans are not acceptable. An MPT polo shirt will be provided. Comfortable, closed toed shoes must be worn. Medical Requirements: A current, negative tuberculosis (PPD) test within the past 12 months. If you have reacted positively in the past or your test currently reacts, documentation of a negative chest x-ray must be submitted.

Medical First Aid Provider

On Friday September 2018 Joseph said the following about
Medical Person in Charge -MEDPIC

Professor Sutherland is by far one of the best instructors I've had. He truly cares for his students and wants them to learn the material. It's about learning, not just passing the course.

On Friday August 2016 Rexel said the following about
Medical Person in Charge -MEDPIC

Ideal training center with very friendly staff and is really eager to help In finding what you need. Thank you!

On Friday December 2014 Dayne said the following about
Medical Person in Charge -MEDPIC

Very Excellent course and I learnt alot.....

On Saturday May 2014 Cal said the following about
Medical Person in Charge -MEDPIC

Keep up the good work!

On Friday March 2014 Carl said the following about
Medical Person in Charge -MEDPIC

Key lime martinis after class. On a serious note, I attend MPT because of the professional staff and friendly atmosphere. There are many choices, but I will always come to beautiful Ft Lauderdale to attend your school.

On Thursday April 2013 Janet said the following about
Medical Person in Charge -MEDPIC

None. Love the school.

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