Course on Venepuncture and Peripheral Intravenous Cannulation
Course Reference Number: CRS-N-0022332
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
Awareness of prevention of rejected laboratory specimens
April 2019June 2019September 2019November 2019December 2019
1 Day (8am to 5pm)
Mode of Training
Classroom / Workshop
SingHealth Alice Lee Institute of Advanced Nursing
20 College Road, Academia
*Course fee is subject to change.*Funding Validity Period: 1 January 2019 to 31 December 2020
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