home universidad catolica de manizales

Diploma in Adult Critical Care

Price $1'000.000

Mode: Virtual

Register here

Faculty of Health Sciences

Level of education: Courses, diplomas and others

Target audience:

Nursing professionals and technicians who are interested in deepening their knowledge about the management of adult critical patients. Personnel working in critical care units who need to update their training certificate.

Hourly intensity:

144 hours



The course provides theoretical and practical elements related to the care of adult patients in critical care, taking into account the pedagogical model of the UCM and the teaching-learning processes that involve self-management, self-control and self-direction of knowledge, oriented towards a humanized care with high scientific level.



Module 1

To know the cardiovascular, pulmonary, renal and neurological alterations of the adult in critical care.

Module 2

Identify the human needs of adults in critical care.

Module 3

Select the most appropriate care actions for the adult in critical care according to the identified human needs.

Module 4

Possess the ability to install, manage and interpret the different monitors of the critically ill adult patient.


Jorge Eliecer Rodríguez Marín

Especialista en Cuidado Crítico del Adulto

Yanier Betancur Manrique

Magister en Enfermería en Cuidado Crítico

Why this program at UCM?

Este programa de formación avanzada proporciona conocimientos y habilidades esenciales en el manejo de tecnologías médicas de vanguardia, protocolos de emergencia y técnicas de soporte vital. Además, te prepara para enfrentar los desafíos más exigentes en unidades de cuidados intensivos, garantizando una atención de alta calidad y personalizada. Al completar este diplomado, mejorarás significativamente tus competencias profesionales, aumentando tus oportunidades laborales y contribuyendo a mejorar la calidad de vida de los pacientes críticos. Descubre cómo el Diplomado en Cuidado Crítico del Adulto puede transformar tu carrera en el sector de la salud.

+ High Quality University
+ High employability rate
+ Modelo Pedagógico Personalizante y Liberador
+ Financing facilities
+ National and International Mobility

Are you interested in this program?

More information here

Tell us your concerns and we will contact you.

Register here

Click here to start your admission process
Register here

Financial opportunities

Learn about different alternatives to finance your studies

Admission process

Learn about the requirements to become a UCM

Virtual Tour

Meet our campus

The Universidad Católica de Manizales reserves the right to open its Continuing Education programs, in case the number of applicants is not the number stipulated by the University to start.
Ir al contenido