Details and Registration

6h CPD

Venepuncture, conducting a 12 lead ECG & contemporary pathology collection

This new workshop delivers a comprehensive one-day program relating to venepuncture techniques and conducting a 12-lead electrocardiogram. A wide range of practical training aids for blood collection is provided, and the program allows participants to undertake practice of the relevant techniques under guided supervision in a simulated clinical environment. It is a must for nurses who are required to perform phlebotomy and undertake 12-lead ECG recording as part of their role.

Program includes:

  • Anatomy and physiology of the vascular system
  • Identifying and selecting appropriate venepuncture sites
  • Indications for venepuncture
  • Preparation for venepuncture- patient, environment and equipment
  • Associated risks, potential complications and their management
  • Venepuncture procedure
  • Skill stations and supervised practice
  • ECG monitoring- site selection and electrode placement
  • Preparation for ECG- patient, environment and equipment
  • Skill stations and supervised practice.

Member $190, Non-member $240, Job Rep or SIG member $180

 Date Venue Sessions
 Fri, 20 Apr 2018 ANMF Melbourne Start Date: 20/04/2018 09:30:00 am
End Date: 20/04/2018 16:30:00 pm
Venue: ANMF Melbourne Presenter: Kate Potter