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Syringe Driver Competency Programme

For nurses who use syringe drivers in the course of their work

An online version of the Hospice New Zealand Syringe Driver competency programme, previously developed by Hospice Waikato is now available. 

This blended learning approach consists of 2 hours online training, followed by a 1.5 hour practical competency workshop.

Programme aim

To assist Registered Nurses to obtain the theoretical and practical knowledge and skills they require to manage syringe drivers in their place of practice and for enrolled nurses to be competent in checking.

You can now register for the online Syringe Driver Competency Programme, click here.

Location for Practical Competency Workshop:  Rotorua Community Hospice, 1469 Hinemoa Street, Rotorua

Dates: 

9.00am–11.00am – Thursday 1 February 2024
9.00am–11.00am – Thursday 4 April 2024
9.00am–11.00am – Thursday 13 June 2024
9.00am–11.00am – Thursday 1 August 2024
9.00am–11.00am – Thursday 17 October 2024
9.00am–11.00am – Thursday 5 December 2024

Numbers Strictly Limited

Cost:  Free of charge

Queries: Please contact our Clinical Administrator on info@rotoruahospice.co.nz or phone 07 343 6591.

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