Welcome to Aesculap Academy
Seminars and workshops of the Aesculap Academy keep medical practitioners, hospital personnel and hospital management fit for the future. Since 1995, Aesculap Academy is contributing to the interdisciplinary communication and dialogue in medicine through a wide range of course offerings.
The Aesculap Academy enjoys a worldwide reputation for medical training of physicians, nurses and staff in the OR, anesthesia, ward, and hospital management. The CME accredited courses consist of hands-on workshops, management seminars and international symposia. The Aesculap Academy courses are of premium quality and accredited by the respective medical societies and international medical associations.
Basic Principles of Hernia Repair Using Tissue Adhesive and Short Stitch Technique
A one-day program, targeted towards residents and consultants, which offers an overview of the different surgical management of inguinal and incisional hernia. The course comprises up-to-date didactic sessions and live demonstration of hernia repair using tissue adhesive (for inguinal hernia) and the short stitch technqiue (for incisional hernia). The current mesh technology, mesh fixation technique and current evidence in surgical treatment on hernia will also be discussed.
This is a one-day seminar on the principles and practice of leadership in different perspectives for today's transformative leaders in the healthcare profession. At the end of the session, participants should be able to apply the principles of leadership in the healthcare workplace; discuss leadership roles in training, quality & patient safety, and in the prevention of disruptive behaviour and violence in the workplace; integrate principles of "total quality maximization” in leadership; and, understand the science and art of developing people to their potential.
Perioperative Nursing 101
A twenty-two (22) day Basic Competency Training Program for nurses which covers the principles and techniques of perioperative nursing and their application in surgical settings. It includes extensive learning of AORN standards and recommended practices as well as competency-based training.
Advanced Chemotherapy and Biotherapy Course
A 16-hour training-workshop which hopes to equip the nurse with knowledge and skills to provide and reinforce vital information on safe care for a cancer patient on biotherapy agents and experiencing oncologic emergencies as a consequence of chemotherapy and biotherapy treatments. Evidence based interventions to manage acute side effects and adverse events related to chemotherapy and biotherapy administration shall be integrated in the topic discussions. It is expected that the participants of this course have undergone and passed the Basic Chemotherapy Course offered by the Philippine Oncology Nurses Association (PONA).
Hemodialysis Training Program for Nurses
A course designed to equip participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to provide hemodialysis treatment and efficient care to renal patients. It consists of one week didactic sessions on the principles of hemodialysis, and four weeks clinical exposure in a dialysis facility.
Basic Course on Chemotherapy for Nurses
A one-day seminar which covers the principles of chemotherapy; safety standards required during the preparation, administration and storage of chemotherapeutic agents; and, nursing management for patients undergoing chemotherapy. It aims to train and increase nurses’ competency level by providing them basic knowledge and skills in the field of oncology nursing.
Intravenous Therapy Updates (For renewal of IVT Card)
Intravenous Therapy (IVT) Updates are primarily designed to provide nurses the latest information and skills related to infusion therapy. The three-day course gives participants 24 continuing education units, which may be applied for renewal of ANSAP IV Therapy Cards.
Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy Training Program
A five-day intensive program which provides nurses technical and nursing management skills and knowledge on handling and troubleshooting CRRT machines.
Dialysis Center Technician Course
A three-week course on the principles of dialysis center operation. Focus will be the technical aspects of dialysis treatment and the important tasks which a dialysis technician is expected to perform during hemodialysis procedure. Training methodology includes didactics and hands-on training in a dialysis facility.