Peripheral Intravenous Catheter (PIVC) Workshop
- A2 – 8 (By MMA)
- A3 – 6 (By Nursing Board for Registered/Community/Asst Nurse)
In Collaboration With:
The use of a peripheral intravenous catheter (PIVC) is a common invasive practice in healthcare settings. Its high risks of catheter associated infections are preventable if deficiencies in best practice are addressed. This hands-on workshop aims to enhance knowledge and skills of healthcare providers in maintaining PIVC quality.
At the end of this workshop, participants should be able to:
- Explain the best practice for insertion, removal, and documentation of PIVC.
- Discuss the PIVC care bundles in preventing catheter associated complications.
- Demonstrate the appropriate skills for insertion and removal of PIVC based on vessel health preservation guideline.
|0840-0845||Introduction on workshop||Dr Chang Woan Ching
Lecturer/Programme Director (BNU), RN, CCN, IMU
|0915-1015||Introduction to PIVC infusion therapy||Ms Harparkash Kaur
Clinical Application Specialist, RN, B.Braun
|1030-1130||PIVC Care Bundles||Puan Zainiza Abd Ghani
Clinical Therapist, RN, B.Braun
|1130-1200||Post canulation: Selection of dressing and securement||Ms Catrina Ch’ng
Senior Clinical Specialist, RN, ICN, 3M
|1200-1230||VIP Score & Documentation||Ms Mahani Binti Abdul Kadir
Infection Control Manager, RN, Infection Control, PHKL
|1315-1345||Care discussion & presentation||-|
|1345-1545||PIVC hands-on session||-|
REGISTRATION FEE (inclusive of SST)