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CE Provider # 50-17535 - Florida Board of Nursing and Nursing Assistant,

District of Columbia Board of Nursing & CNA/HHA,

Georgia Board of Nursing Approved, Alabama State Board

of Occupational Therapy Approved, Other Disciplines are approved see others

Implantable Ports / Port-A-Cath 4h

  • 365Days


Receive your certificate on the day of class. Your credits are reported to the Board on the day of class. This course is approved for all Nurses: LPN, RN, ARNP, Dentistry personnel, Medical Assistants as well as other Healthcare Practitioners whose scope of practice includes IV Therapy. The course will review how to care for the patients with an implantable Port, appropriate management of site and sterile dressing care, monitoring for signs and symptoms of complications and interventions, Infusion of fluids or medication via the Port, protocol for flushing, drawing blood, accessing and de accessing considerations and more. Each student will perform; Application of sterile gloves, Sterile Dressing changes & Care and maintenance of the Implantable Port, Preparation of the Huber Needle to access the Port (Sterile Procedure), Access and De-access of the Port, Fluid /medication administration, Flushing the Implantable Port using the S.A.S.H method, Drawing Blood from the Port, Changing the End caps and more. Class sessions: Time: 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm Class location: 1979 E Edgewood Dr. Suite #107, Lakeland, FL 33803 Please contact us for the upcoming Class Dates if not listed on calendar.

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