Syringe Pump Training

The Myton Hospices Syringe Pump Training is a half day skills-based course for registered nurses and allied healthcare professionals.

The content of the workshop will include;

  • The clinical indications for using a syringe pump – exploring the feras and anxieties associated with syringe pumps
  • Symptom control using medications via a syringe pump
  • Commonly used syringe pump medications and rationale for use
  • Appropriate doses of medications for symptom control and conversion calculations
  • Using the T34 syringe pump, a practical skills-based session
  • Identifying red flags and trouble shooting
  • Case study workshop – applying knowledge gained to practice, through case study scenarios, enabling participants to have confident discussions with patients, their families and carers, when commencing syringe pumps

A syringe pump policy or guideline is required in the participant’s own workplace.

Documents will be provided to enable the verification of the participant’s competency within their own workplace.

Dates: Flexible

Cost per participant: £75

Location: Flexible