Updating nursing skills

Within the perianaesthesia environment, however, there are specific conditions we must abide by in order to ensure infection prevention is scrupulously maintained.

There will be an exploration of the ACORN Standard Statements for Infection Prevention and Aseptic Technique focusing on the specific requirements in the operating theatre, such as correct theatre attire and management of traffic flow.

Many registered nurses (RNs) and licensed practical nurses (LPNs) are finding the education and support they need to reenter nursing by enrolling in a refresher program.

Offered through colleges and hospitals, nurse refresher programs are designed for RNs and LPNs who have been out of the field for at least three years.

This seminar provides an opportunity for nurses to update their knowledge of the basic and fundamental skills required to work effectively in this environment of care and immediately translate this knowledge to improve patient outcomes.

This includes a nurse who demonstrates professional practice, critical thinking and analysis, provision and coordination of care and collaborative and therapeutic practice.Attend this seminar to: Gain knowledge and apply it to your practice immediately. Nurses work under ever-increasing pressure to enhance knowledge and skills in all fast-paced healthcare environments, including in perianaesthesia nursing.A two-day comprehensive seminar that enables nurses working in this area to feel, confident that their knowledge and skills are up-to-date is essential for good patient outcomes.It is also ideal for nurses working in non-acute areas of practice that wish to work in acute care.The program builds on previous knowledge, skills and experience in preparation for demonstration of safe practice. ACN delivers a NMBA approved re-entry to practice program and a bridging program which includes a clinical placement and assessment against the Registered Nurse Standards for Practice/Enrolled Nurse Standards for Practice.