proper use of the Abbreviated Injury Scale (AIS)15

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Members Only Costshow details + $375.00 USD  


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  •  October 9, 2024 - October 10, 2024
     8:00 am - 12:00 pm

October 9 & 10 from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Each participant must have a computer with functioning audiovisual equipment (webcam, headset, or built-in microphone that is turned on throughout the class).

The two day course is designed for registrars, trauma nurse coordinators / program managers, physicians, hospital records personnel, and researchers or engineers who are responsible for injury databases. (Participants should have general knowledge of anatomy.)

Course Objectives

  • Understand the structure, organization and contents of the Abbreviated Injury Scale
  • Abstract injury data from medical charts
  • Rule out information that is not codeable
  • Distinguish between injuries and outcomes
  • Apply injury coding rules and guidelines specific to each body region
  • Apply rules for calculating the Injury Severity Score (ISS) for multiple body region injuries

Members only event. Member savings $375. Cost includes the AIS2015 manual (electronically or hard copy).

 

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