We all realize that any healthcare personnel involved with the administration of sedation needs to continue in quality programs to validate competency in this area. A multidisciplinary approach is the best approach for the healthcare team when developing policies and procedures related to sedation and this course can assist the team with a solid educational foundation.
The Course Objectives:
-Identify the 4 levels of sedation
-Describe provider requirements fro administering moderate sedation
-Identify the needed components of the pre-procedural assessment
-Identify monitoring and documentation needed during moderate sedation
-Identify causative factors for adverse events and how to rescue a patient
-Describe discharge criteria for a patient post-procedure