Symptom Control and Syringe Pump Management Training Day for Registered Nurses within Care Homes - 2020

Date & Time:

Wednesday 5 August 2020 (9:30 - 17:00)

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Venue:

Sutton Civic Offices, G5, St Nicholas Way, Sutton, SM1 1EA

Detail:

TARGET GROUP

Registered nurses working in Care Homes within the London Borough of Sutton.

COURSE OVERVIEW

By the end of the course the delegates will have:

 

  • Gained the skill and confidence to use of a syringe pump
  • Gained the ability to identify Common Palliative Care Symptoms
  • Greater knowledge of conversions of oral to subcutaneous medication route
  • Greater knowledge of background and breakthrough end of life care medication
  • Improved skills and confidence on calculating volumes and compatibilities of end of life care medication
  • Gained the knowledge to identify drugs most commonly used with Syringe pumps
  • Greater knowledge of required record keeping and documentation involved in syringe pump use
  • Gained the skill of setting up and maintaining of syringe pumps

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS:

Due to Covid-19, to protect all the delegates, we have reduced the number of spaces.

It is also important that all delegates:

  • Do not attend if not well
  • Remember to wash hands regularly
  • Bring in own syringe pump
  • Practice respiratory hygiene measures
  • Maintain social distancing
  • Bring own PPE, gloves, masks, aprons and gel
  • Bring own lunch

 

Places Available:

2

Further Information:

Trainer:

District Nurse/Teacher Wallington Community Nurses - Sutton Health & Care

Venue Details:

Sutton Civic Offices, G5, St Nicholas Way, Sutton, SM1 1EA

(020 8770 5000)