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.

August 13th Warwick Myton Hospice 9.30am - 12.30 noon

Cost per participant: £75