Ontario Pandemic Response

Suggested Curriculum for Tier 2 Physicians   


Tier 2 physicians are expected to run an ICU team under the supervision of a staff intensivist. We recommend reviewing the following topics to fulfill this role if they are not already familiar to you. Topics highlighted in RED are critical for your learning; topics highlighted in YELLOW are important for your learning; topics highlighted in GREEN are for your future reference or advanced learning; topics highlighted in BLUE can be used as a "just in time" resource

You will identify a hyperlink associated with each curriculum item due to the educational resources for that item. For a small number of these items, materials will be available shortly. 

Category Topic Available Format(s)
Procedures Ultrasound-guided internal jugular central line Insertion Procedural Video
Ultrasound-guided subclavian central line insertion Procedural Video
Arterial line placement Procedural Video
Large bore chest tube insertion Procedural Video
Pigtail chest tube insertion Procedural Video

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