Paediatric Update Day



To increase awareness in fluid management, Paediatric Early Warning Scores, tracheostomy care and type 1 diabetic management in the ward setting.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the session participants will have greater understanding of:

  • The use of paediatric early warning scores
  • The fundamental principles of fluid management and correct completion of fluid balance and prescription charts
  • Safe care and management of caring for a child with a tracheostomy and with a vivo ventilator.
  • Care for the child and family at diagnosis of type 1 Diabetes and during future hospital admissions 
  • The use of insulin pump therapy and practice handling some commonly used pumps.


Paediatric Nurses


Lecture, group work and demonstration

Max Numbers




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Friday, 15 June, 2018
(9.00 - 5.00)
CEC - Antrim Fiona McCrossan
Valerie Lyttle