No Mask. No Problem.®

Mask-Free NIV™ for spontaneously breathing patients

Dr. Ross Simcoe presents "No Mask. No Problem. Mask-Free NIV for spontaneously breathing patients". In this course you'll learn about:

  • The Mechanisms of Action of High Velocity Nasal Insufflation (HVNI)
  • The cannula and patient interface sizing for safe and optimal HVNI functioning
  • The randomized controlled trial data showing HVNI to be non-inferior to noninvasive positive pressure ventilation (NiPPV)

This course is AARC accredited for 1 CRCE under the Adult Acute Care (AAC) category.


Your Instructor


Ross Simcoe, MD
Ross Simcoe, MD

Dr. Simcoe attended Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, PA and completed his Emergency Medicine residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (TJUH). Dr. Simcoe has 3 years’ experience as an attending ED Physician and currently practices at Our Lady of Lourdes in Camden, NJ. He also has significant experience in the Critical Access Hospital Emergency Department. Dr. Simcoe currently practices at UPMC Cole in Coudersport, PA.


Course Curriculum


  No Mask. No Problem. Mask-Free NIV for Spontaneously Breathing Patients
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Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
How do I get my CRCE credit for this course?
After you watch the video lecture(s), pass the quiz and fill out the evaluation form, you will receive your electronic CRCE certificate the same day. We notify the AARC of passed courses at the beginning of each month.

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