Sheila Richter, R.N., B.S.N. teaches this 45 nursing contact hour course.
Sheila Richter, R.N., B.S.N. teaches and coordinates this eight hour class is designed for the critical care RN who is new to intra-aortic balloon pumping.
Course content includes a review of coronary anatomy and physiology and the pathophysiology of left ventricular failure.
Beneficial effects of intra-aortic balloon therapy, timing, documentation, and operation of the Datascope System 90 are included as well.
Offers 7.8 contact hours.
Target audience is critical care RN's with no prior balloon pump experience.
Sheila Richter, R.N., B.S.N. also offers a 4 hour refresher class designed for trouble shooting patient care with the datascope system.
Offers a 4 contact hour course.
Discuss registration with your nurse manager.
Arterial/Venous Sheath Removal Program
Sheila Richter, R.N., B.S.N. teaches this 7.2 contact hour course.
Anatomy & physiology, types of cannulations, and types of removal such as manual compression, mechanical compression devices, collagen plug devices, and percutaneous suture closure devices.
Steps for the procedure of arterial & venous sheath removal will be covered with their rationale.
Complications associated with sheath removal with nursing interventions.
Competencies and sheath pulling documentation records requirements covered.
Discuss registration with your nurse manager
Neuro Core Course
Sheila Richter, R.N., B.S.N. teaches this 46 contact hour course designed to meet the needs of ONR ICU/Acute Care and also, OR, PACU, Emergency Department, and Pediatric staff taking care of neuro patients.