PICC Insertion: A Comprehensive Guide
Online modules and one day workshop. Workshop dates may change due to unexpected events or unforeseen restrictions or number of attendees.
Mark St. Denis, Shahvand Masihi
Online learning checks, online exam and competency assessment.
Post-course commitment to have successful PICC insertions documented by supervisor.
Regulated Health Profession/ Nurse/ Medical Radiation Technologist
PIIR110 PICC Insertion
September 25, 2021
December 4, 2021
February 26, 2022
June 4, 2022
September 10, 2022
- Various types
- Ultrasound Physics
- Vascular Anatomy and Site Selection
- Preparing for PICC Insertion
- Inserting the PICC
- Insertion Techniques and Catheter tip Confirmation
- Peripherally Inserted Central Catheters
- Managing Complications
- PICC Care and Maintenance
- Patient Education
- Sterile Field
PIIR110 – PICC Insertion- A Comprehensive Guide
Students will be required to successfully complete the online portion, after which they will attend a full-day workshop (at UHN). (covered by the online registration fee)
The students are then expected to return to their home hospital to achieve the 10 successful PICC insertions, signed off by a manager (or like position). Submitting the signed paperwork will initiate generating the Certificate of Completion.
If it is not possible to complete 10 PICC insertions at home hospital, students may apply for a 1 week placement at JDMI-UHN. Please contact email@example.com for details and fees.
Immunization record must be confirmed for JDMI-UHN placement. Immunization form.