CALHN Nursing Education Courses

Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter (PICC) Champion Training

Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter (PICC) Champion Training

AIM: To authorise staff to provide ongoing PICC accreditation to all staff in their clinical area.

LEARNING OUTCOMES: Upon completion of session, the nurse will have an understanding and skills in the following:

·         Maintenance requirements of a PICC as per CAHLN policy and procedures

·         Importance of Aseptic Technique and Hand Hygiene

·         Requirements of the Validation form and Learning Tool as part of being a PICC Champion

·         Compliant with identification requirements as per CAHLN Organisational Wide Instruction

·         Compliant with worker health safety requirements as per CAHLN

·         Compliant with performing the task to the standard of the CAHLN PICC line
           management Organisational Wide Instruction policy and procedure

·         Understand the role and responsibilities of the PICC Champion                                                                             

SESSION PREREQUISITES:

1. Learning Central CVAD Learning Module (Vascular Access Course)

2. Learning Central - Hand Hygiene

3. Learning Central – Aseptic Technique

PARTICIPANTS: Registered Nurses who work in the clinical area where PICC accreditation is in high demand.
 The participation needs to be supported by your Nurse Unit Manager


SESSION LENGTH: 1400-1530

Dates:

DATE

VENUE

APPLICATIONS CLOSE
(2 WEEKS PRIOR)

TIME

Friday 14th February 2020

Room 2, 5A
TQEH

Friday 31st January 2020

14.00 - 15.30

Wednesday 11th March 2020

5D364
RAH

COURSE FULL

Wednesday 15th April 2020

5D364
RAH

COURSE FULL


Thursday 28th May 2020

Room 2, 5A
TQEH

Thursday 14th May 2020

14.00 - 15.30

Friday 19th June 2020

5D365
RAH

Friday 5th June 2020

14.00 - 15.30

Friday 24th July 2020

Room 2, 5A
TQEH

Friday 10th July 2020

14.00 - 15.30

Friday 18th September 2020

5D364
RAH

Friday 4th September 2020

14.00 - 15.30

Thursday 29th October 2020

5D364
RAH

Thursday 15th October 2020

14.00 - 15.30

Friday 13th November 2020

Room 2, 5A
TQEH

Friday 30th October 2020

14.00 - 15.30


CLICK HERE TO APPLY


Return completed registration form to:
NursingEducation.Applications@sa.gov.au

Incomplete forms will be returned to the applicant and bookings will not be processed until the form is complete. 


For more information please contact:

Marijana MacFarlane - Nurse Educator

Marijana.MacFarlane@sa.gov.au

Ph: 7074 1980 I  Pager: 1849

CALHN Nursing Education

Email: NursingEducation.Applications@sa.gov.au

The Royal Adelaide Hospital – 5D390 – 7074 3500

The Queen Elizabeth Hospital – Level 5A Main Building – 8222 6746