Care of the Person Requiring Subcutaneous Fluids


JD Own Certificate


1 Day

Maximum Attendees

1 Person

Cost Per Course

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Cost Per Person

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This half-day course will enable the learner to refresh their skills and knowledge of subcutaneous fluids.

Course Contents

  • The responsibility lies with qualified healthcare professionals who care for service users who require subcutaneous fluids.
  • Conditions and Constraints which may denote who requires subcutaneous fluids.
  • Ethical issues surrounding subcutaneous fluids.
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Infection Control Measures
  • Correct procedures for insertion of subcutaneous fluids.
  • Using medical anatomical models practical application of insertion of subcutaneous fluids using a competency based assessment
  • Identifying difficulties, adverse affects and taking appropriate action
  • Maintaining dignity, independence and well being whilst caring for people who require subcutaneous fluids.

Accrediated Qualification

JD Own Certificate