ER Skillsheet

CARDIOVASCULAR
Pericardial drain/transcutaneous pacing
                             
Biphasic Defibrillator Pacemaker
                             
Impella Heart Device
                             
Titration of Vasopressors, Inotropics, Antiarrhythmics, Anticoagulants, Sedatives and Paralytics
                             
EKG: Recognition/Treatment of Arrhythmia
                             
Identify/Treat: Ventricular Tachycardia
                             
Identify/Treat: Heart Blocks
                             
Identify/Treat: Ventricular Fibrillation
                             
Identify/Treat: Asystole
                             
Medtronic Temporary Pacemaker
                             
Use: AED/Defibrillator
                             
Assist with Cardioversion
                             
Administer: Atropine
                             
Administer: Regitine
                             
Administer: Calcium Chloride
                             
Administer: Dobutamine
                             
Administer: Dopamine
                             
Administer: Epinephrine/Sus-Phrine
                             
Administer: Phenylephrine (Neosynephrine)
                             
Administer: Amiodarone
                             
Administer: Lidocaine
                             
CVP: Assist with Insertion
                             
Identify/Treat: Acute Myocardial Infarction
                             
Hemodynamic Monitoring Invasive
                             
Cardiac Patient: Basic
                             
Cardiac Arrest (Adult)
                             
Cardiac Arrest (Pediatric)
                             
Identify/Treat: Atrial Fibrillation (AFib)
                             
Administer: Levophed /Norepinephrine
                             
Care: Cardiac Tamponade
                             
Care: Cardiac Patient Advance
                             
Care: Gunshot Chest
                             
Assement of Chest Trauma
                             
Perform: 12 EKG Lead
                             
EQUIPMENT
Knowledge: Isolation Procedure
                             
IV Pumps
                             
Rotating Tourniquet
                             
Knowledge: Disaster Procedures
                             
Suture Tray
                             
Cut-Down Tray
                             
Mast Trousers
                             
Wood Lens
                             
GASTROINTESTINAL
Insert/Assist: N/G Tube
                             
Insert/Assist: Ewald Tube
                             
Insert/Assist: Blakemore-Sengstaken Tube
                             
Gastric Lavage
                             
Care: GI Bleed
                             
Care: Esophageal Varices
                             
Care: Perforated Ulcer
                             
GENITOURANARY
Care: Shunts and Fistulas
                             
Care: Renal Calculi
                             
Care: Acute Renal Failure
                             
Care: Kidney and Bladder Infection
                             
Male and Female Disorders
                             
Hemodialysis and Peritoneal Dialysis
                             
Perform: Bladder Instillation
                             
Perform: Straight and Foley Cath
                             
NEUROLOGY
Neurological Deficits/Neurosurgical
                             
Increased Intracranial Pressure
                             
Inserting Crutchfield Tongs
                             
Inserting Halo Traction
                             
2 year Emergency Room Experience
                             
Use: Glascow Coma Scale
                             
Care: Head Injury-Open/Closed
                             
Care: Subdural Hemotoma
                             
Use: NIH Stroke Scale
                             
Care: Spinal Cord Injury
                             
Apply: Aspen Cervical Collar
                             
Assessment: Level of Consciousness (LOC)
                             
Decorticate Versus Decerebrate
                             
Stroke and epilepsy
                             
ORTHOPEDICS
Stablization of Extremity Fracture
                             
Stablization of Spine
                             
Care of Compound Fracture
                             
Assisting: Reduction of Dislocations
                             
Cast Application/Remove
                             
Posterior Split Application
                             
Knee Brace Application
                             
Clavicle Brace Application
                             
Stablization of Hip Fracture
                             
RESPIRATORY
Principles of Chest Compression
                             
Respiratory Compromise
                             
Assist: Tracheotomy
                             
Endotracheal Intubation
                             
Needle Aspiration of Pneumothorax
                             
Recognition of Rales and Rhonchi
                             
Establishing an Airway
                             
NT Suctioning
                             
ET Intubation and Extubation
                             
ET Int.: Suction Techniques
                             
ET Int.: Checking Cuff Pressure
                             
ET Int.: Securing of ET Tube
                             
Understaning/Use of Inhalation Therapy
                             
Chest Tube Placement
                             
Understanding/Care of H2O Seal
                             
Principles and Care of Chest Tube
                             
Use of Pleuravac
                             
Respiratory Failure
                             
ABG: Drawing Blood Sample
                             
Ventilator and Respiratory Care
                             
Nitrox Oxide
                             
Respiratory Distress Utilizing Mechanical Support
                             
Blood Sample: Pediatric
                             
Use/Admin: Aminophylline
                             
Use/Admin: Atropine
                             
Use/Admin: Terbutaline
                             
Use/Admin: Adrenalin
                             
Pulmonary HTN: Flolan & Remodulin
                             
Care: COPD
                             
Care: Asthma
                             
Care: Epiglottitis
                             
Care: Flail Chest
                             
Care: Pneumothorax
                             
Anesthesia Agents and Adjuncts
                             
Care: Fractured Trachea
                             
Care: Inhalation of Toxic Gases
                             
Care: Obstructed Airway
                             
Rapid Sequence Induction Intubation
                             
Care: Pronestyl
                             
Care: Quinidine
                             
Care: Verapmil
                             
Care: Streptokinasc
                             
Care: Sodium Bicarbonate
                             
SPECIFIC CONDITIONS
Emergency Drug Administration
                             
Liver Disease, Liver Biopsy, and Liver and/or Intestinal Transplant Recipient
                             
Intraosseous Needle Placement and Infusion
                             
Assaultive patients
                             
Lumbar Drains/Puncture
                             
Post-Surgery Patient
                             
Care of the Patient Experiencing Pain
                             
Immunocompromised Patient
                             
Thermoregulation
                             
Psych: Assessment
                             
Psych: Application of Restraints
                             
Psych: Toxicology Screen
                             
Pysch: Crisis Intervention
                             
Assist with Laceration Repair/Dressing
                             
Burns: Chemical
                             
Burns: Thermal
                             
Burns: Electrical
                             
Near Drowning
                             
Snake Bites
                             
Animal Bites
                             
AIDS
                             
Sexual Assault
                             
Child Abuse
                             
Conscious Sedation
                             
Overdose: Anabuse-Alcohol
                             
Overdose: Prescribed and OTC Meds.
                             
Overdose: Inhaled/Injected Substances
                             
Use: Charcoal
                             
Use: Magnesium Sulfate
                             
Use: Narcan
                             
ENT Procedures
                             
Eye Injuries
                             
SUPPLEMENTAL
Vascular Access: Tunneled Catheter Repair
                             
Vascular Access: Blood Sampling From a CVC
                             
Diversion/ICU Holding
                             
Against Medical Advice (AMA)
                             
Advance Directives
                             
Peripheral Arterial Lines
                             
Vascular Access: Venous Port Management
                             
Vascular Access: Maintaining Catheter Patency
                             
Sterile Field Specific for Vascular Access
                             
Providing Developmentally Specific Care - Peds
                             
Vascular Access: CVC Dressing Change
                             
Providing Developmentally Specific Care - Adults
                             
Percutaneous Intravenous Catheterization
                             
Vascular Access: PICC/Midline Removal
                             
PICC and Power PICC Line Insertion
                             
Discharge Patients by Criteria
                             
SUPPLEMENTAL
Percutaneous Intravenous Catheterization
                             
SUPPLEMENTAL
Environment of Care
                             
Vascular Access: Removal of a Non-Tunneled Catheter
                             
Anesthesia Preoperative and Pre-Procedure
                             
Administration of Blood and Blood Products
                             
Triage Patient
                             
Air/Ambulance Safety
                             
Critical Care
                             

 

SUPPLEMENTAL  
 

Charge Experience (Years)

How many years have you worked in ED?

Adults

Pediatrics

Have you attended an assaultive behavior management course involving self-protective and therapeutic physical control/restraint techniques?

Yes No

Experience: Level I

Yes No

Experience: Level II

Yes No

Experience: Level III

Yes No

Experience: Trauma Center

Yes No

NIH Stroke Certified

Yes No

Are you knowledgeable of EMLA?

Yes No

Do you have CEN?

Yes No

Do you have a certificate for a Critical Care Course?

Yes No