McKinley Syringe Driver Training

 

Objectives

At the end of the session participants will be able to:

  • Describe what a syringe driver is and the clinical reasons for it's use.
  • Identify the key features of the T34 and demonstrate knowledge of their function.
  • Demonstrate how to load a syringe in the T34 and programme the T34 to deliver the contents of the syringe.
  • Explain how to troubleshoot and resolve alarm problems.
  • Describe the care and maintenance of the syringe pump.
  • Discuss the common drugs used in a McKinley and the reasons for their use.


Intended Audience  

Qualified nursing staff who use a McKinley T34 as part of their role. Please note that all training delivered at St Benedict’s Hospice is based on local policies and procedures. 

 

Dates & Times (for Independent Sector Qualified Nurses eg: Care Homes and Domiciliary Home Care Companies only)

Date

Time

CANCELLED 6 February 2019

13.00-16.00

4 April 2019

09.00-12.00

CANCELLED 4 June 2019

09.00-12.00

15 November 2019

09.00-12.30

 

Dates & Times (for staff employed by South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust )

Date

Time

CANCELLED 22 January 2019

09.00-12.00

14 March 2019

09.00-12.00

16 May 2019

09.00-12.00

 

Venue

St Benedict's Hospice & Centre for Specialist Palliative Care, Ryhope, Sunderland, SR2 0NY

Cost 

£60.00 per person  or free to South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust staff members and can be booked through OLM/Oracle. 

How to Book

South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust Staff Members - Click Here to log onto Oracle/OLM and book your place 

External Staff - please download the booking form (PDF format or Word Format) and return to StBen.EducationBookings2@stft.nhs.uk

If you would like further information on this course please do not hesitate to contact Sophie Northway, Education Coordinator on Tel: 0191 512 8437 or Email: sophie.northway@stft.nhs.uk