TNCC Course provides core level knowledge both in terms
of cognitive and psychomotor skills based on the six-phase
trauma nursing process as the standard of care.
Nurses who complete the class will receive the
Trauma Nurse Core Course (TNCC) provider card good for four
years. They will
also receive 12 hours nursing credit from the ENA. Paramedics may audit the course for 12 hours of continuing
education from the West Virginia Office of Emergency medical
Provider course- Two days
(12 to 16 hours)
the common mechanisms of injury associated with trauma.
the patophysiologic changes as a basis for signs and symptoms.
the nursing assessment of patients with trauma.
on the assessment data, identify appropriated nursing diagnoses
and expected outcomes for the trauma patient.
mechanisms for evaluating the effectiveness of nursing interventions
for patients with trauma.