Nursing Skills Refresher Workshop

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Are you changing practice settings, or reentering nursing and looking for an update in your basic nursing skills?  Nursing Skills Refresher Workshop will provide you the benefit of hands-on review and practice of common acute care nursing skills. This course builds your confidence in the skills needed to work in an adult skilled nursing or basic medical/surgical care setting. The goal of this class is to update your knowledge, practice the skills, and develop confidence in the processes.  Return demonstration is a requirement of all participants.

Who Should Attend?   Registered Nurses and Licensed Practical Nurses needing a review of applied nursing skills for acute care practice settings.

Program Outline

  • Injections, Insulin Management, Injection Sites, Glucometer
  • Vital Signs, Manual BP, Documentation
  • Sterile Techniques, Urinary Catheterization
  • NG and Feeding Tube Care
  • Oxygen Therapy and Pulse Oximetry
  • Physical and Health Assessment
  • IV Lin and PICC Line Care

Contact Hours:  5.0

Speaker:  Nancy Zavacki, MSN, BSN, RN

Program Testimonials

“Practical, straightforward, real life anecdotes and recognition that care settings vary widely in terms of available resources.”

“Excellent teacher and Nancy was very patient with the audience that all had very different learning needs and backgrounds.”

Upcoming Program Dates

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Additional Information

Registration includes: Attendance at program, downloadable program handouts, coffee, tea, water, continental breakfast and snacks.  A supply fee of $30 is included for the class. Wi-fi is available in the conference center.

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