The Seattle area Critical Care Consortium is supported by the Mountain to Sound Chapter of the AACN.  The Consortium partners with local healthcare organizations to offer high quality education to prepare nurses for the critical care and progressive care environments. 

The consortium courses are now open to non-members with below fees:

2018 Critical Care Consortium Dates

ECG Courses: offered with the consortium and as a stand alone classes

  • Summer 2 Day ECG Course: 8/15 & 8/22 @ UW Tower, Seattle, WA

  • Fall 2 Day ECG Course: 10/17 & 10/24 @ Swedish, Cherry Hill Campus, Seattle, WA

Critical Care Consortium: Offered three times per year in the spring,                                                              summer and fall

  • Summer: 8/17, 8/24, 8/28, 8/31, 9/5 and 9/7 @ UW Tower, Seattle, WA

  • Fall: 10/19, 10/26, 11/5, 11/7, 11/13 and 11/14 @ Swedish, Cherry Hill Campus, Seattle, WA

  FALL Consortium Daily Class Content:

  ​Day 1 (PCC/CCC) - ABG Interpretation, Common Respiratory Problems, Stroke & Sz

  Day 2 (PCC/CCC) - CV Drugs and IV Infusions, ACS, Heart Failure & Glycemic Control

  Day 3 (PCC/CCC) - Acute Kidney Injury, Pancreatitis, Emergency Response, Liver Failure,
                              Delirium and Withdrawal  

  Day 4 (CCC) - Hemodynamics, Pharmacologic Manipulation of Hemodynamic
                      Parameters, ICU Survivorship

  Day 5 (CCC) - Airway Management / Mechanical Ventilation, ARDS, 
                       DI/SIADH, CNS Infection and Tumors, ICP and CSF

  Day 6 (CCC) - Shock and MODS, Pain, Sedation, NMBA for mechanically ventilated
                       patients, Coagulopathies, GIB and Palliative Care/End of Life

Password protected link to consortium handouts

Critical Care Consortium Leader Link