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Who should take this course:

The following areas offer non-anesthesia RN, MD and PA sedation: Emergency Departments, Post Anesthesia Care Units, Operating Rooms, Special Procedures, Gastroenterology, Endoscopy, Radiology, Ophthalmology, Plastic Surgery and Oral Surgery.


Course Includes:

  • 10 Continuing Education Credits for RNs and LPNs
  • Certification is available to RNs, MDs and PAs
  • LPN’s and Respiratory Therapists may take the workshop for CE Credits only and Receive a Certificate of Participation
  • Syllabus
  • Comprehensive Certification Competency Manual
  • Certification Application with Post Test and Answer Sheet
  • Sample Monitoring Record
  • Sample PACU Discharge Record
  • Sample Informed Consent By
  • Subliminal Bio-Rhythmic Music CD for Intra-op Listening to Improve patient outcome
  • Each application requires a copy of professional license and current ACLS or PALS
  • 1-year free membership in the American Association of Moderate Sedation Nurses (AAMSN)
The Learner will be able to:
  • Discuss the differences between minimal sedation, moderate sedation, deep sedation, and general anesthesia.
  • State 4 objectives/goals of sedation.
  • Identify your institution’s policy regarding care of the patient undergoing sedation.
  • Demonstrate care for the patient during pre-procedure, intra-procedure, and post-procedure phases of sedation.
  • List the drugs, routes, and dosages for the drugs commonly used in moderate sedation.
  • Discuss antidotes (dosage, side effects, indications) for commonly used drugs with sedation.
  • Describe signs and symptoms of partial and complete airway obstruction.
  • Demonstrate interventions to correct partial and complete airway obstruction.
  • Identify side effects and contraindications to medications that have the potential to suppress a patient’s protective reflexes and respirations.
  • Discuss the significance of utilizing the ASA classification during pre/post procedural pediatric and adult assessment.
  • Integrate age-specific principles into care of the pediatric and geriatric patient undergoing moderate sedation.
  • Document clearly, completely, and according to established standards, policies and instructions.
  • Administer moderate sedation safely.
  • Effectively manage complications which might arise during moderate sedation.
Refund Policy

A $25 administration fee will be charged for all refunds. Telephone cancellations will be honored up to 5 business days before the meeting begins. Substitutions will be accepted, but must meet the ACLS, RN registration requirement.

PROGRAM CANCELLATION:

In the event of a cancellation for any reason, but not limited to, registration response, strikes, acts of God, etc the liability of Healthy Visions shall be limited to full refund of registration fee.
Fee: $200.00 tuition

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