Qualified health care staff engaged in patient care.
For those who have not attended syringe driver training previously.
McKinley T34 model syringe drivers will be used unless you have arranged with us prior to
the course to use a Graseby model.
This workshop offers the opportunity to gain theoretical and practical knowledge of the use of syringe drivers in the palliative care context – in accordance with West Midlands Strategy and Local Care Trust Policies. There will be an opportunity to practice skills required to use commonly used syringe drivers.
• Syringe Drivers in Palliative Care – Contexts of Usage
• Advantages & Disadvantages of Syringe Drivers
• Setting Up & Maintaining Use of Syringe Drivers (skills practice)
• Common Drugs Overview