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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


Target Audience

  • Registered Nurses
  • Enrolled Nurses


Dates

April 2019
June 2019
September 2019
November 2019
December 2019


Duration

1 Day (8am to 5pm)


Mode of Training

Classroom /  Workshop


Venue

SingHealth Alice Lee Institute of Advanced Nursing

20 College Road, Academia

Singapore 169856


Course Fees
Singaporean  / Singapore PR
Course Fee before Assessment Fee$154.80
Assessment Fee$21.00
Course fee with Assessment Fee$175.80
SkillsFuture Funding$108.36
Nett Course Fee$67.44
GST Payable$4.72
Nett Course Fee ( with GST)$72.16
Foreigner
Nett Course Fee$175.80
GST Payable$12.31
Nett Course Fee ( with GST)$188.11

*Course fee is subject to change.
*Funding Validity Period: 1 January 2019 to 31 December 2020


Registration 

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


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