Education & CPD

Management of Adult Tracheostomy

6.0NMBI CEUs

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  •   Date: Wednesday, 13 May 2020
  •   Registration: Wednesday, 13 May 2020 09:45
  •   Start: Wednesday, 13 May 2020 10:00
  •   End: Wednesday, 13 May 2020 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.
  • Wednesday, 13 May 2020

  • 09:45
    Registrtion
  • 10:00
    Introduction to Tracheostomy
    Anatomy and Physiology
  • 10:15
    Intidcations for Tracheostomy
    Types of Tracheostomy Used
    Types of Tubes
  • 11:00
    Tea / Coffee
  • 11:20
    Workshop: Equipment – suction, humidification, cuff pressure
  • 12:10
    Complications of tracheostomy Introduction to emergency equipment, signs and flowcharts
    Introduction to emergency equipment, signs and flowcharts
  • 13:00
    Lunch
  • 13:45
    Tracheostomy weaning Communication with tracheostomy
    Communication with tracheostomy
  • 14:30
    Workshop: Infection control, cleaning tracheostomy and changing dressings and tapes
  • 15:15
    Challenges in relation to
    discharge  home with tracheostomy
  • 15:45
    Questions and Evaluation
  • 16:00
    Summary and Programme Evaluation
  •   Location: The Richmond Education and Event Centre, North Brunswick Street, Dublin 7
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