BD BodyGuard T Pump 19/09/2022

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Event Details

Target Audience:
Registered Nurses
Length of session:
3 hours
Mount Edgcumbe Hospice, Porthpean Road, St Austell, PL26 6AB
Booking details:
There is a maximum 6 attendees per session and training is for Registered Nurses only.
Sep 19th 2022
Start time:
CPD hours:

Cornwall Hospice Care BD BodyGuard T Syringe Pump Training 

This course is designed to provide practical set up experience for Registered Nurses using BD BodyGuard T syringe pumps for subcutaneous use on adults. The training is suitable for first time users and staff requiring an annual update, and counts as 3 hours towards Continuing Professional Development required by the Nursing and Midwifery Council.

The training will include:-

Theory: Clinical governance, duties and responsibilities, indications for use, preparation, record keeping and troubleshooting

Practical: Simulation and assessment in the first time set up of syringe pump/change of prescription and replacement syringes

Pre-course reading: Local Policy & Procedure for the use of BD BodyGuard Syringe Pump.

To enable the user to be: 

– Competent and confident in the use of the BD BodyGuard T Syringe Pump

– Demonstrate an understanding of the functions and limitations of the device

– Recognise and interpret alerts, alarms and troubleshooting

– Explain the rationale and clinical decision making for use of the device

A certificate will be awarded on successful completion of the simulated practical assessment and accurate completion of the Learning Checklist.

Course cost includes refreshments.