GCRC710 Rural Emergency Nursing Care

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CodeTitleLevelCreditsEstimated Hours
GCRC710 Rural Emergency Nursing Care:
Recognition, Assessment and Skills
7 5 100

To provide Registered Nurses working in rural areas with current evidence based knowledge and theory applied to specified clinical skills relevant to rural emergency care..

710-flyerLearning outcomes

  • Assessment frameworks (ABCDE, AVPU, Glasgow Coma Scale, Secondary Survey)
  • Physiological responses to acute deterioration in health status
  • Managing cardiopulmonary arrest
  • Recognition and identification of ECG wave forms
  • Post resuscitation monitoring and care
  • Communication issues
  • Understanding anaphylactic shock


Learning activities

Commences 10th April which allows 5 weeks to complete the required reading

Practical session on 10th & 11th May in Wellington

Interactive group work, skill simulation, tutorials, and self-directed learning


NZRC CORE Written Exam (either Level 5 or Level 6)
NZRC Practical Skills and ECG Assessment, Rural Scenario Assessment