COVID-19 RN Surge Training: Designing Capacity and Capability (1090-003986)
CE Hours: 0.50 Session Type: Prerecorded Educational Courses
Learning Objective 1:
List the five steps of the Design Thinking Approach Framework
Learning Objective 2:
Describe the components of the RN surge training program presented
Learning Objective 3:
Utilize the Design Thinking Approach Framework to develop a simulation curriculum that meets a need of a challenge faced at your institution
Content Category: Educator
This course is an example of a specific scenario, course, or curriculum.
As an independent community hospital facing the uncertainty of the COVID-19 pandemic and a potential surge of critically ill patients, the Nursing Education Department needed to quickly increase nursing workforce capacity and capability. A Design Thinking Approach was utilized as the framework to develop the curriculum to address this community hospital’s need during this unprecedented time.