Venepuncture & Intravenous Cannulation Combined (Adult)

 

Purpose

To facilitate participants to develop the knowledge and skills required to undertake safe and effective venepuncture and intravenous cannulation.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the session the participant will be able to:

  • Discuss the legal and professional implications of venepuncture and intravenous cannulation.
  • Outline the anatomy and physiology of the venous system.
  • Discuss the criteria applied to site selection and choosing a device.
  • Outline the principles of Aseptic Non-Touch Technique and EPIC 3 guidelines.
  • Identify potential complications of venepuncture and intravenous cannulation.
  • Demonstrate the skill of venepuncture and intravenous cannulation via simulated practice.

Audience

Registered Nurses/Midwives (not suitable for Paediatric/Neonatal Staff).

Not suitable for Senior Nursing Assistants.

Following this theoretical component the participant must engage with an appropriate skilled practitioner, in his/her clinical area, to further develop a greater knowledge and understanding of this person-centred care activity. This will involve supervised practice in Cannulation, which should be completed within 12 weeks to consolidate learning and application to practice.

It is the responsibility of the individual participant to complete this activity and to confirm completion with his/her line manager.

Method

Lecture, Discussion, Demonstration and Simulated Practice.

Cost

£105.00

Please note you will be informed in advance if there is a direct cost to you or your organisation for your attendance at this programme.




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Tuesday 23 October 2018
(9.00 - 4.30)
Causeway Hospital Doreen Craig
Kylie Steinberg
Fully Booked
Thursday 1 November 2018
(9.15 - 4.30)
CEC - Belfast Heather Middleton
Hazel Conn
Fully Booked
Monday, 5 November, 2018
(9.15 - 4.30)
Tyrone & Fermanagh Hospital Betty Dolan
Briege Bradley
Fully Booked
Tuesday, 6 November, 2018
(9.30 - 4.30)
CEC - Altnagelvin Evelyn Walton
Erinne Proctor
Fully Booked
Tuesday, 6 November, 2018
(9.15 - 4.30)
CEC - Craigavon Sharon Maginn
Hazel Conn
Tuesday 13 November 2018
(9.15 - 4.30)
CEC - Belfast Paula Morton
Julie Pollock
Fully Booked
Friday 16 November 2018
(9.15 - 4.30)
CEC - Belfast Heather Middleton
Hazel Conn
Fully Booked
Thursday 6 December 2018
(9.15 - 16.30 )
CEC - Belfast Evelyn Walton
Julie Pollock
Fully Booked
Wednesday, 12 December, 2018
(9.15 - 4.30)
CEC - Craigavon Julie Cairns
Debbie Verlaque
Fully Booked
Monday, 17 December, 2018
(9.15 - 4.30)
CEC - Craigavon Sharon Maginn
Hazel Conn
Fully Booked
Wednesday, 19 December, 2018
(9.15 - 4.30)
CEC - Craigavon Julie Cairns
Debbie Verlaque
Thursday 3 January 2019
(9.15 - 4.30)
CEC - Belfast Heather Middleton
Hazel Conn
Friday, 4 January, 2019
(9.15 - 4.30)
CEC - Craigavon Heather Middleton
Hazel Conn
Wednesday 9 January 2019
(9.15 - 4.30)
CEC - Belfast Paula Morton
Julie Pollock
Wednesday, 16 January, 2019
(9.00 - 5.00)
CEC - Antrim Doreen Craig
Kylie Steinberg
Fully Booked
Monday 21 January 2019
(9:15 - 4:30)
CEC - Belfast Patrick Gallagher
Julie Pollock
Friday 25 January 2019
(9:15 - 4:30)
CEC - Belfast Graham Divine
Julie Pollock
Thursday 31 January 2019
(9.15 - 4.30)
CEC - Belfast Heather Middleton
Hazel Conn
Friday 1 February 2019
(9.15 - 4.30)
CEC - Belfast Heather Middleton
Hazel Conn
Tuesday, 12 February, 2019
(9.15 - 4.30)
CEC - Craigavon Heather Middleton
Hazel Conn
Tuesday, 19 February, 2019
(9.15 - 4.30)
CEC - Craigavon Sharon Maginn
Hazel Conn
Tuesday 26 February 2019
(9.15 - 4.30)
CEC - Belfast Paula Morton
Julie Pollock
Friday 1 March 2019
(9:15 - 4:30)
CEC - Belfast Graham Divine
Julie Pollock
Monday 4 March 2019
(9.15 - 4.30)
CEC - Belfast Paula Morton
Julie Pollock
Thursday 7 March 2019
(9.00 - 4.30)
CEC - Antrim Doreen Craig
Kylie Steinberg
Tuesday, 12 March, 2019
(9.15 - 4.30)
CEC - Craigavon Julie Cairns
Debbie Verlaque
Wednesday, 20 March, 2019
(9.15 - 4.30)
CEC - Craigavon Sharon Maginn
Hazel Conn