Will provide ongoing support when and if needed. Will provide resources to help consolidate and facilitate learning.
The service will provide confidence, education, skills, and knowledge to all nursing staff caring for paediatric patients across Victoria. PAEDS aim is to focus on educational session that are more accessible to all nursing staff across Victoria. Sessions will aim to cover a cross section of skills and knowledge. Covering the learning needs required to care for multiple different patient demographics.
PAEDS can provide Assessment services for mandatory staff training. Contact us for further details.
PAEDS FIRST AID
First Aid education
Infant and Child First Aid for families and the community
Nationally Accredited First Aid training for all health professionals via partnership with Allens Training, RTO #90909
All training by Paediatric Critical Care Nurses
To provide confidence, education, skills, and knowledge to all nursing staff caring for paediatric patients across Victoria. Below are some examples of courses we offer. We can tailor courses to suit your staff needs.
Anatomical differences between adults and paediatrics, Respiratory, Cardiovascular, Neurological, Nursing assessment, Head to toe, ABCDE, Blood gas interpretation, Management and stabilisation of the patient, BLS/ALS, Emergency response systems, Victor, MET, PETS.
Care of a Paediatric Patient
Medication differences, thermoregulation and effects on new borns, Fluid management in the management of paediatric patients, Family centred care, ethics.
Pain & Sedation Management
Effective pain management protocol used in paediatrics, Effects of sedation and pain medication have on brain development, Procedural pain relief, Sucrose, Nitrous oxide, Low dose midazolam, Angel cream, buzz/distraction techniques.
We can customise a program to suit your staff needs. Contact us to discuss further.
“Talking Little” Sessions
These are short and sharp sessions, delivered locally at a hospital or location close by. They can be tailored to suit the learning needs of local staff or chosen by us. Contact us to find out about special deals for your staff if you decide to host one of these sessions.