This 2-3 hour course is developed specifically for anyone working in General Practice. It focuses on the role of the Team in the case of a medical emergency happening.

The course covers the role of the team in GP emergencies and helps you to formulate your own approach in your setting, we discuss how to apply team work principles to a range of common emergencies for adults and children that may present to a GP practice and it makes you think what characteristics make a good team member.

The topics covered include:

  • Why is the role of the team so important?
  • How can a team be effective and efficient (discuss Crisis Resource Management (CRM) and ABCDE approach)
  • Focus – Teamwork and Communication
  • Tasks in an emergency
  • The Doctor’s Bag
  • Examples
  • Share and draw on each others experiences