Integrated Remote Care Monitoring-Available Fall 2022

Course Information

Course Code

IRCM100

Instruction Method

Hybrid course– online login information will be emailed within 3 business days of registration. Online components (quizzes) must be completed 1 week prior to attending the in-person workshop – details will be posted online on the course platform.

Fee

$399

Length

Online work must be completed prior to attending the in-person hands on workshop held at The Michener Institute of Education at UHN.

Instructor(s)

TBD

Learner Outcomes

This training was developed in partnership with Toronto Grace Health Centre and GRT Health, to provide learners with the knowledge and skills required to support remote monitoring within a variety of situations within a home / community environment. You will learn how to set up, administer and troubleshoot a variety of remote monitoring equipment including the recognition of erroneous signals. You will also have the opportunity to learn and demonstrate effective communication with patient’s, family members and members of the interprofessional health care team.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Demonstrate the effective set up, administration and troubleshooting of a variety of remote monitoring equipment.
  2. Recognize normal and abnormal vital signs.
  3. Determine the quality of vital sign measurements and troubleshoot erroneous signals/readings.
  4. Demonstrate effective communication with patients, family members and the inter-professional team.

Evaluation Method

Two online quizzes must be completed before attending the 4-hour workshop.

Hands on in-person workshop- practical assessment:

Workshop location: The Michener Institute of Education at UHN, 222 St. Patrick Street, Toronto, Ontario
Time: 09:00 am- 1:00 pm
Workshop date: as indicated on registration
Please Note: You must have completed all required online assignments and tests minimum 1 week prior to workshop date in order to be eligible to attend the workshop.

Intended For

Remote care monitoring skills are in high demand in health care settings outside of hospitals and clinics. This course is designed for health care practitioners including Personal Support Workers, Registered Practical Nurses, Registered Nurses, Physiotherapists. Family members and caregivers may also benefit from attending this course.

Text Book

None – all materials are provided online

Location

Hybrid course consisting of online course and half day (4 hour) practical workshop held at The Michener Institute of Education at UHN, 222 St. Patrick Street, Toronto, ON - unless indicated otherwise.

Certificate Program

You will receive a Michener Certificate of Completion when you are able to demonstrate the practical skills. Integrated Remote Care Monitoring – IRCM100

Acknowledgements

We want to acknowledge the contributions of Toronto Grace Health Centre and GRT Health in working collaboratively with Michener to bring this course to life.Toronto Grace Health Centre Logo


COVID Vaccine Requirement:

Effective September 7th all learners, faculty and staff must provide proof of at least one-dose of approved COVID-19 vaccine to participate in any in-person learning or on-site activities. Proof of full vaccination will be required as of October 8th, 2021.

Instructions to upload proof of COVID vaccination to Self Service


Registration instructions:

  1. Select button “View Available Sections and Registration”
  2. This page contains 3 boxes. Click on the “Sign In” box
  3. If you have a Self service account, sign in here. If you do not, then create an account.
  4. Select your course/section by clicking the “Add” button which will send the course to your cart.
  5. To move on to payment, click the blue “Register” button.
  6. Once payment has been processed, registration is complete.