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Course on Venepuncture and Peripheral Intravenous Cannulation

This curriculum is designed for the Registered Nurses (RNs) and Enrolled Nurses (ENs). It is a core programme for SGH nurses aims to enable participants acquires knowledge and skills in performing the skills effectively and efficiently to ensure the delivery of safe, holistic and quality care of the patients.


At this course, participants will learn to:

  • State the hospital protocol and guidelines in venepuncture and peripheral intravenous cannulation

  • Discuss the indication of venepuncture and peripheral intravenous cannulation

  • List the requisites for venepuncture and peripheral intravenous cannulation

  • State the criteria for selection veins

  • State the basic principles in venepuncture and peripheral intravenous cannulation

  • Perform venepuncture and peripheral intravenous cannulation correctly and safely

  • Discuss nurses’ role and responsibilities in managing complications of venepuncture and peripheral intravenous cannulation


Target Audience

  • Registered Nurses
  • Enrolled Nurses


Dates

March 2022
April 2022
June 2022
July 2022
August 2022
October 2022
December 2022


Duration

7 hours


Mode of Training

Blended learning


Venue

SingHealth Alice Lee Institute of Advanced Nursing

20 College Road, Academia

Singapore 169856


Cost Components
Course Fee 
$190.00
GST
​$13.30
​Total
​$203.30

*Course fee is subject to change.


Registration 

Please contact ian@sgh.com.sg for enquiries and registration.


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