In Montreuil, nursing students are urgently preparing to join the emergency services

REPORTAGE – Trained in three days in the basics of resuscitation and critical care, these students are preparing to strengthen the covid units, and in particular the resuscitation services of Seine-Saint-Denis.

In the corridors of the Paramedical and Social Training Institute of the Croix Saint-Simon, it is difficult not to remember the warlike metaphor of President Emmanuel Macron. Here this lexical field is present. We are talking about a student “mobilized“, Or even”requisitioned“, To go”in the field», Confrontation with death and a sense of duty.

Since March 29, this institute, which trains future nurses, has been organizing a three-day critical care training cycle for its students. Resuscitation services in the Paris region are overflowing, and the peak of 7,000 patients reached during the 1time vague is not far away. To arm the emergency services, the Ile-de-France Regional Health Agency asked training institutes on March 25 to provide accelerated training in critical care in order to strengthen the workforce.

In the workshop “medicine“, Which reproduces the conditions of a hospital room of a covid service, Florent Guguin teaches about fifteen students

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