Clinical Education Programs
The following clinical programs are available free of charge, meet state
and national requirements for continuing educational credits and may be
arranged by contacting the Burn Community Programs at
(973) 322-8071 and select from the options.
|Managing the burn scene is key to improved patient outcomes. Presentations
focusing on scene safety, initial stabilization and patient transport
are available for BLS or ALS emergency response personnel.
Emergency Department & Hospital Programs
Professional programs on the initial stabilization and preparation of
the patient for transport to The Burn Center at Saint Barnabas follow
American Burn Association recommended guidelines of care for Emergency
Department personnel. Also offered are presentations for critical care
courses, grand rounds or medical conferences to review advanced care and
management of the burn patient.
Nursing School Program
Clinical programs on care of the thermally injured patient are available
to accredited nursing schools. Subject material is presented to meet the
educational needs of the students and adheres to ANA guidelines. Programs
taught on-site also include a tour of The Burn Center.(Note: For all schools completing an observational experience at The Burn Center,
this program is mandatory.)