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Ultrasound Guided Peripheral Catheter Insertion

Ultrasound Guided Peripheral Catheter Insertion

Ultrasound Guided Peripheral Catheter Insertion

Nancy MoureauNancy Moureau, RN, PhD, CRNI, CPUI, VA-BC
Nancy MoureauNancy Moureau, RN, PhD, CRNI, CPUI, VA-BC
on behalf of PICC Excellence Inc

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Launch date: 25 Aug 2017
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Last updated: 22 Feb 2018

Reference: 184591

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Description

The Ultrasound-Guided PIV program is a new and innovative program designed to provide hospitals and individuals with information and steps for the insertion of PIVs using ultrasound guidance. Not all patient veins are easy to find much less access! Increase clinician productivity and patient comfort by first locating veins with ultrasound. Access becomes routine once the vein is quickly located. Once you've completed the course take the 5 question online test and receive a certificate for 2 contact hours of continuing education.

Placement of a Short Peripheral IV Catheter using Ultrasound Guidance-This program provides the when, why and how to ultrasound-guided PIV placement. It also provides sample forms and policies and procedures to get the program initiated in your facility. It is fully narrated and includes a step-by-step ultrasound guided PIV placement procedure.

Objectives

Objectives:
1. Describe step-by-step insertion technique to achieve high success rate
2. Provide examples of guidelines, education recommendations and tools
3. Provide example tracking tools/outcome data collection forms
4. Define when US guided PIV placement is useful
5. Identify patients who may benefit from this procedure
Nancy MoureauNancy Moureau, RN, PhD, CRNI, CPUI, VA-BC

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Nancy MoureauNancy Moureau, RN, PhD, CRNI, CPUI, VA-BC
on behalf of PICC Excellence Inc

Nancy Moureau is an internationally recognized speaker and expert in the field of peripherally inserted central catheters (PICCs) and vascular access. She began her nursing practice in 1981, received her certification as an 9ntravenous specialist since 1987 and currently serves as a professional registered nurse of the PICC/IV team at Greenville Memorial Hospital in Greenville, South Carolina. As the owner and CEO of PICC Excellence, Ms. Moureau functions as an educational consultant, working with program development, project management, advisory boards and speakers' bureaus to share information about vascular access.

As a well-published author, Ms. Moureau is constantly involved with research and literature analysis, providing information and interpretation for individuals, manufacturers, hospitals and groups. She is a speaker and expert throughout the United States and abroad on subjects specific to PICCs, ultrasound, central lines and general vascular access. She began her PICC insertion training at MD Anderson Cancer Hospital in Houston, Texas. She later studied at Gemelli Catholic Hospital in Rome, Italy, Royal Berkshire Trust Hospital in Reading, England, and Gartnavel Royal Hospital - National Health Trust in Glasgow, Scotland, for central venous catheter insertion training. Her training at these facilities included PICC, internal jugular, tunneled catheter, xillary and port insertions.

Most recently, Ms. Moureau chaired the International Consensus Forum for the World Congress of Vascular Access (WoCoVA) Standard Minimal Requirements for Central Venous Access Devices. An adjunct associate professor at Griffith University in Brisbane, Australia, Nancy is involved with research through the One Million Global (OMG) Prevalence study and a member of the Alliance for Vascular Access Teaching and Research (AVATAR). She can be reached for questions at nancy@piccexcellence.com.

Current Accreditations

This course has been certified by or provided by the following Certified Organization/s:

  • California Board of Registered Nursing (CBRN)
  • 2.00 Hours
  • Florida Board of Nursing
  • 2.00 Hours -
    Exam Pass Rate: 70

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