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Respiratory Therapy Without Borders, An International Perspective

Course: #1794Level: Introductory 1 Hour 140 Reviews
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There was a dire need to demonstrate the relevance of respiratory care in The heat of the COVID-19 pandemic which saw an increase in demand for respiratory therapists in Ghana. The course introduces the unique formation of the Ghana Association for Respiratory Care (GARC), in collaboration with the international Council for Respiratory Care (ICRC), highlighting the contributions respiratory therapists make to the multidisciplinary team of healthcare professionals.

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Course Type: Video, Audio

CEUs/Hours Offered: AARC - CRCE/1.0; CE Broker/1.0 Educational Techniques, CE Broker #20-1042954; IACET/0.1

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to discuss the development of the respiratory care profession in Ghana in collaboration with the United States and ICRC.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to explain how the role of respiratory therapists supports the healthcare system.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to identify prevalent pulmonary diseases and international guidelines for best practices.
  • checkmarkAfter this course, participants will be able to define the unique challenges and solutions for delivering RT critical care.

Course created on May 8, 2023

Agenda

0-5 Minutes Introduction
5-20 Minutes Respiratory care profession in Ghana in collaboration with the United States and ICRC
20-35 Minutes How the role of respiratory therapists supports the healthcare system
35-45 Minutes Prevalent pulmonary diseases and international guidelines for best practice
45-55 Minutes Challenges and solutions for delivering RT critical care in Ghana
55-60 Minutes Summary, Q&A

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Presenter Disclosure: Financial: Dorothy Honny is an instructor for collaborative online international learning with Kansas University/University of Ghana. She is also an American Heart Association (AHA) instructor. Dorothy received an honorarium for presenting this course. Non-Financial: Dorothy is the President of the Ghana Association for Respiratory Care (GARC).

Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Continued Respiratory Therapy.

Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.

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American Association for Respiratory Care

American Association for Respiratory Care

This non-traditional program has been approved for a maximum of 1 contact hour(s) Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE) credit by the American Association for Respiratory Care, 9425 N. MacArthur Blvd. Suite 100 Irving TX 75063. Course # 189853000


CE Broker

CE Broker

Continued Respiratory Therapy is an approved provider for CE Broker, provider #50-30700. This course is offered for 1.0 hours. If you are a licensed respiratory therapist in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, or South Carolina, CE Broker may be of interest to you. For Florida respiratory therapists, this course is registered in the Educational Techniques category.


International Association for Continuing Education and Training

International Association for Continuing Education and Training

Continued, LLC, is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). Continued complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, Continued is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. Continued, LLC, is authorized by IACET to offer 0.1 CEUs for this program.



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