The goal of this course is to help nurses learn about the care of patients who have tracheostomies, suggest strategies that will lower the risk of complications and prevent hospital acquired infections.
Course Publication Date: April 19, 2016
This course is available with NO ADDITIONAL FEE
if you have an active one year unlimited membership
|Author:||Anita Rothera RNC, BS, CDE
|Delivery Method:||Online Self Study
|Category:||Community & Home Health
Critical Care Medicine
Emergency & Trauma Medicine
Leadership & Case Management
Medical & Surgical Issues
- Describe common complications of poor suctioning technique.
- Discuss the norms when suctioning and providing care to patients with tracheostomy tubes.
- Discuss nursing responsibilities for rendering care to patients with tracheostomy tubes.