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Venepuncture and Cannulation (Adult and Paediatric) Workshop – RCN (6241) | CPD (1436T10) Certified

Venepuncture and Cannulation (Adult and Paediatric) Workshop – RCN (6241) | CPD (1436T10) Certified
This programme has been accredited by the RCN Centre for Professional Accreditation until 14th August 2017
Accreditation applies only to the educational content of the programme and does not apply to any product

Venepuncture and Cannulation (Adult and Paediatric) Workshop
  • The Venepuncture and Cannulation Workshop is designed to provide learners with the underpinning concepts to be able to instill knowledge on IV Cannulation and Venepuncture in order to develop participant’s knowledge and skills in the assessment and clinical competencies when doing the procedures, understanding the indications, complications, care and management theory.
  • The qualification is ideal for new starters and experienced staff requiring a refresher alike and is designed for the health and social care sectors including government and private hospitals, private ambulance services, nursing homes, older adult care homes, domiciliary care providers, nurseries, neonatal and paediatric intensive care and doctor’s surgeries etc.
  • The qualification has been designed to incorporate the guidance and best practices of medication safety from the Medication Act and other government guidance.
Aims of the workshop:
  • The aim of the course explore concepts of contemporary Venepuncture and Cannulation indications, complications , care and management theory in order to develop your knowledge and skills
  • Contribute to and manage a high performance and effective skills in Venepuncture and Cannulation
  • Develop your ability to link theories with practice through critical skills assessment and clinical competencies.
  • Confidently challenge current health and social care practices, and use appropriate evidence to articulate your views.
Course Details
  • Legislation and National Guidelines
  • Code of Professional Conduct
  • RCN Principles of Practice
  • Roles and Responsibility
  • Arenas of Accountability
  • Review of Anatomy and Physiology
  • Nerves of the Arms
  • Difference between Arteries and Veins
  • Risk Assessment and Patient Preparation
  • Indications and Complications for Venepuncture and Cannulation
  • Selection of appropriate Vein and device
  • Dermal Puncture Site
  • Blood Stream Infection
  • Healthcare Associated Infection (HCAI)
  • Infection prevention and control
  • Non Touch Technique
  • Potential problems during the procedureEquipment used for Venepuncture and Cannulation
  • Vacutainer Blood System
  • Improving Venous Access
  • Hazards associated with venepuncture
  • Venepuncture Procedure Practical
  • Safe Practice in handling and disposing sharps
  • Labelling Blood bottles and completing the blood request forms
  • Cannula sizes and flow rates
  • Peripheral Cannulation Procedure Practical
  • Post Cannulation Care
  • Phlebitis Scoring
  • Cannula Care Bundle
  • Documentation and Record Keeping
  • Knowledge and Practical Skills Assessment

 

Target Audience: RGNs , Medical Practitioners and other Healthcare Professionals
Duration: 0930-1730 
Fee: £165
Includes Tea and Coffee

 


RCN Accredited - Cannulation and Venepuncture Workshop

This programme has been accredited by the RCN Centre for Professional Accreditation until 14 August 2015 Accreditation applies only to the educational content of the programme and does not apply to any product

This programme has been accredited by the RCN Centre for Professional Accreditation until 14 August 2017 Accreditation applies only to the educational content of the programme and does not apply to any product

Skills for Health Accredidation - Global Health Professionals Ltd

CPD Accredited - Cannulation and Venepuncture Workshop

Venepuncture and Cannulation (Adult and Paediatric) Workshop – RCN (6241) | CPD (1436T10) Certified

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