Education & CPD

Management of Adult Tracheostomy

6.0NMBI CEUs

* These prices include online discounts - prices may be higher if booked over the phone or in person.

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  •   Date: Thursday, 17 October 2019
  •   Registration: Thursday, 17 October 2019 09:45
  •   Start: Thursday, 17 October 2019 10:00
  •   End: Thursday, 17 October 2019 16:00
  •   Location: The Richmond Education and Event Centre, North Brunswick Street, Dublin 7

Description

This programme will give nurses who encounter tracheostomies in their workplace to care for their patients safely and provide evidence based care for their patients.  It will give nurses confidence in managing all aspects of tracheostomy care.
  • Thursday, 17 October 2019

  • 09:45
    Registration
  • 10:00
    Introduction to tracheostomy
    Anatomy & Physiology
  • 10:15
    Indications for tracheostomy
    Types of tracheostomy used Types of tubes
  • 11:00
    Tea / Coffee
  • 11:15
    Workshop: Equipment - suction, humidification, cuff pressure
  • 12:10
    Complications of trachestomy
    Introduction to emergency equipment, signs and flowcharts
  • 13:00
    Lunch
  • 14:00
    Tracheostomy weaning
    Communication with tracheostomy
  • 14:40
    Workshop: Infection control, cleaning tracheostomy and changing dressings and tapes
  • 15:15
    Challenges to providing tracheostomy care
  • 15:45
    Questions and Evaluation
  • 16:00
    Close
  •   Location: The Richmond Education and Event Centre, North Brunswick Street, Dublin 7
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