PICC Line Insertion and Management

This course is designed to train RN's how to establish long-term venous access using PICC Lines. Detailed instruction on upper torso PICC insertion is provided. Students will simulate insertions. This is a very popular course and is great for the RN that wants to advance their skill set.

Course Topics:

  • Detailed anatomy of the Upper Torso
  • PICC insertion instruction
  • Site management and dressing changes
  • Flushing and anticoagulation
  • Rationale for selection of various catheters
  •  Nursing liability and responsibilities
  • Simulated insertion, modified Selinger technique
  • Trouble shooting catheter malposition and advancement
  • Ultrasound information and catheter visualization examples

1 Day Certification Course
Lunch is included
9 CE Credits Issued

Individual Rate: $250.00 ea.

Currently Being Offered
January February March April May June
Sun. 1/22
8am - 5:30pm
Tue. 2/14
8am - 5:30pm
or
Sat. 2/25
San Francisco
8am - 5:30pm
Sun. 3/12
8am - 5:30pm
Sat. 4/1
San Francisco
8am - 5:30pm
or
Wed. 4/5
8am - 5:30pm
Sat. 51/3
8am - 5:30pm
Wed. 6/7
8am - 5:30pm
or
Sat. 6/10
San Francisco
8am - 5:30pm

Proctored PICC insertions are the responsibility of the student.