After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:

1| Perform the setting up, programming, and documentation of a PCA and Epidural infusion.

2| Name the intended utilization and rationale for the various respiratory methods and resources.

3| Administer peritoneal dialysis to a simulated peritoneal cavity.

4| Verbalize and demonstrate the access, de-access, and maintenance of a portacath site. 

5| Interpret the reference for the maintenance and care of a central line.

6| Describe the nursing responsibility of caring for a patient with a chest tube.

7| Demonstrate attaching the Aspira drainage system

8| Explain the proper procedure for a medication history task.

9| Perform the application, removal, and documentation of restraints.

10| Validate the competency of the Liko lifts for repositioning sheet, high back sling, and multistraps.

11| Validate the competency of the PATRAN Slide Sheet utilizing the fold technique to slide it under the patient without rolling them, boosting the patient, and transferring them to a stretcher.

12| Review infection control policies in relation to contact precautions, droplet, airborne, and Covid precautions.

13| Perform a mock code situation to validate emergency care management.

14| Review the care of a septic patient and proper procedures to follow.

15| Review the falls risk policy and how to properly identify a falls risk patient

16| Verbalize the stroke protocol and the flood nurses’ responsibility during a Stroke Alert.


Kimberly Godin BSN, RN
Clinial Educator Med/Surg/Tele/ICU
Baystate Franklin Medical Center

Stephanie Swan, MSN, RN, CMSRN
Manager of Nursing Education
Baystate Franklin Medical Center

Faculty Disclosure

The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education (CE) activities support quality improvement in healthcare and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options. Any relevant financial relationships are mitigated prior to the educational activity.

None of the planners or faculty for this educational activity have relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients. 


Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Baystate Health is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. 

Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.75 contact hour(s).  Nurses should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Session date: 
09/14/2022 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm EDT
Baystate Franklin Medical Center
164 High Street
Greenfield, MA 01301
United States
  • 3.75 ANCC Contact Hours

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