IMPLANTED PORT - CARE & MAINTENANCE
This 1-hour self-paced virtual course is intended to fulfill the theoretical component for the identification, access, and care and maintenance of implanted vascular ports.
The participant can expect in-depth and comprehensive discussions regarding implanted ports and at the end of this course the participant should be able to:
- Define an implanted port • Describe the applications for an implanted port.
- Explain the benefits and risks surrounding the use of an implanted port.
- Describe the basic access procedure of an implanted port.
- Demonstrate knowledge of care and maintenance strategies for an implanted port.