Vascular Access Education

Vascular Access Education and training is a significant part of what sets Vascular Wellness® apart from other Vascular Access companies.  Please see our Vascular Access Education and training courses below, which are taught by practicing and skill-verified clinicians, not trainers, giving all students an exceptional educational experience. Consistent with that belief, Vascular Wellness® clinicians undergo extensive education and training, and semi-annual skill verification which helps ensure an unwavering culture of professional development, quality, patient wellness and safety, and innovation. Hiring Vascular Wellness for your education and training needs is the smart and safe choice.

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Vascular Access Nurse Education

Vascular Access Nurse Education is available from our practicing Vascular Access nurse clinicians. Through our course offerings, you will build your knowledge and clinical skills. Continuing education courses are available live (virtually or on-site) and will also be available online soon! Vascular Access Nurse Education includes a variety of hands-on techniques, guided presentations, and detailed images. Our education also consists of training and skills verification, unlike other companies that only provide education courses or whose courses are taught by trainers and not practicing nurse clinicians.

Empowering nurses through our comprehensive education and training offerings is a significant component of our vision of Advancing Healthcare.

Empowering Nurses through Training

Empowering Nurses through Vascular Access Nurse Education

Vascular Access Courses and Classes

See below for Vascular Access Education Course details

Vascular Access Education Courses

Central Line Care and Maintenance Course

Dressing Change Course

Central Line Identification Course

Central Venous Access Device Patency Restoration Course

TPN and PPN Administration Course

Basic IV Insertion – IV Access Training Course

Advanced IV Insertion Course

Peripheral Venous Access for Nuclear Medicine Course

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Empowering Nurses through Vascular Access Education

Central Line Care and Dressing Change Courses

Central Line Care and Maintenance Course

Empowering Nurses through Vascular Access Education – In this Central Line Care and Maintenance Course, learn how to carefully and properly maintain central access devices to minimize infection risk. Learn proper techniques for a safe, sterile complication-free dressing change:

  • Overview of flushing guidelines
  • How to troubleshoot clogged or clotted lines
  • How to determine and address catheter positioning
  • How to assess symptoms of central line associated blood stream infections (CLABSI)
  • How to implement Centers for Disease Control recommended Central-Line care Bundles
  • How to reduce accidental pull outs, develop a  bundle and select products for optimal central line care

Dressing Change Course

Empowering Nurses through Vascular Access Education – Our Dressing Change Course will educate you on how to implement strict measures to effectively manage risk. Learn how to properly perform central line dressing changes:

  • Overview of dressings supporting optimized catheter function
  • How to determine and identify what supplies are important
  • How to use a dressing to decrease the chance of infection

Empowering Nurses through Vascular Access Education

Central Line Identification and Restoration Courses

Central Line Identification Course

Vascular Access Nurse Education – In our Central Line Identification Course, identify what type of central line the patient has before it is accessed to improve patient outcomes. Learn how to accurately identify central lines:

  • Overview of the latest in-market central venous access devices and configuration
  • How to identify the access device
  • Best practice guidelines to care for the patient 

Central Venous Access Device Patency Restoration Course

Vascular Access Nurse Education – In our Central Venous Access Device Patency Restoration Course, address and solve a variety of central line scenarios. Learn how to troubleshoot issues surrounding central line patency:

  • Overview of flushing guidelines, drug compatibility, and proper line positioning for line patency
  • Troubleshooting various issues including central line not flushing or does not have blood return

TPN and PPN Administration Vascular Access Education

Parenteral Nutrition Administration Course

TPN and PPN Administration Course

TPN and PPN Administration Education – In our TPN and PPN Administration Course, gain insights into managing the patient’s overall well-being during vascular access. In this continuing Vascular Access Nurse Education course, you will learn the important factors surrounding intravenous nutrition:

  • Overview of administering TPN through central access, including best practice guidelines
  • Understand the key differences between TPN and PPN
  • How to make an effective catheter selection
  • How to ensure proper TPN delivery, including risk identification and management

IV Access Education

IV Access Courses

Basic IV Insertion – IV Access Training Course

IV Access Education: In Basic IV Insertion – IV Access Training Course, become confident and proficient in starting intravenous lines with this IV Insertion Course, as part of your IV Access Education:

  • Overview of proper vein and catheter selection
  • How to use various catheter types
  • How to use devices safely
  • How to safely secure the peripheral intravenous line

Advanced IV Insertion Course

IV Access Education – In Advanced IV Insertion Course, take IV skills to the next level to increase Press-Ganey patient satisfaction scores. Learn fine-tuning IV insertion skills with this Advanced IV Insertion Course and gain vascular access in challenging situations, as part of your IV Access Education:

  • How to use an ultrasound to visualize and select a vein to aid in venous cannulation
  • How to reduce multiple needle sticks

PIV Vascular Access for Nuclear Medicine Education

Peripheral Venous Access for Nuclear Medicine Course

PIV for Nuclear Medicine Course

In our Peripheral Venous Access for Nuclear Medicine Course, you will gain confidence and proficiency in starting intravenous lines and as a result, decreasing radiopharmaceutical extravasations that result from poor IV access techniques. In this continuing Vascular Access Nurse Education course you will learn:

  • Overview of the proper vein and catheter selection
  • Understand how to use various catheter types & how to use devices safely
  • How to safely secure the peripheral intravenous line
  • How to reduce multiple needle sticks
  • How to use ultrasound for needle visualization and vein selection (if available)
Hands-on training will be customized for each student to focus on that student’s supplies and equipment as well as problem areas as may be identified prior to or during the course.

In addition, the course will cover how to identify and treat nuclear extravasations, as well as a clinical review of nuclear extravasations cases, to help students understand their critical role in the practice of safe and effective nuclear medicine.

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Vascular Wellnesssm provides clinical vascular access nursing services at the bedside across the Southeast to a diverse client base including Tertiary Hospitals, Community Hospitals, Long Term Acute Care Hospitals, Skilled Nursing Facilities, Surgical and Outpatient Centers,  Hospice, and At-Home care.

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