• Updated as at 18th June 2018
  • The previous version of this course has been hidden, if you require access to this please email training@huttvalleydhb.org.nz

This test is required for registered nurses, midwives, and anaesthetic technicians who wish to become certified in basic intravenous and related therapies.

It is designed to test your knowledge of fundamental I.V. care and safety issues associated with I.V. and related  therapies, including I.V. opioid administration

This test can also be taken as a refresher training for you own professional development.

1 hour of Professional Development time will be given for the completion of this course.

  

 

 

This course is a short mandatory course designed to bring you up to speed with your responsibilities under the Health and Safety at Work Act (2015) which comes into effect on the 4 April 2016.

For all people managers at Hutt Valley DHB

(The original material for this course has been provided, with thanks, from CCDHB)

Inhalers are important devices for delivering medication in the treatment of a number of respiratory diseases. This course teaches healthcare professionals how to use a variety of devices found in New Zealand and gives the tools to teach this to patient.

 

The main learning objective of this course is to provide competent skills and knowledge required to undertake cannulation as an extended practice in a safe manner to ensure patient care.

Completion of this eLearning module must be completed before attending the face2face IV cannulation course.

This course is worth 1 hour of continuing development time.

Audience
Staff who with in their normal duties would be expected to perform male catheterisations

Completion

  • To be completed as a first step in gaining clinical competency in your area
  • Or if you are already competent as update for your professional development

Discuss with the nurse educator in your area.

Time required
This course is equivalent to 2 hours of Professional Development time

The original content of this course was provided with thanks from Counties Manukau Health

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