Surgical Nursing - TimeOnline OnDemand (Nurses)
Nurses love surgery!
This practical course will have you confidently preparing patients for surgery and efficiently packing instruments in time for the next procedure. Scrubbing into surgery can be daunting, but we will review what is involved.
By successfully completing this course, you will:
- Understand preparation of the surgical site
- Review instrument care and principles of sterility
- Learn to be a scrubbed surgical assistant
Flexible and accessible online CPD
TimeOnline OnDemand are short, online continuing education programs that you can start and finish at a time that suits you. Delivered by leading experts in their field, each OnDemand course gives you access to videos, presentations, notes, supplementary readings, and an opportunity to test your knowledge. Succinct and engaging, these courses are designed to fit around your busy life and within your areas of interest.
Who should enrol?
This course is designed for Veterinary nurses. Veterinary students are welcome to enrol.
Tutor: Polina Tan
BVSc (Hons) MVetStud
Polina graduated from the University of Sydney in 2000 and has since worked as a small animal practitioner in a number of hospitals in the UK and Australia. She currently works at Maroubra Veterinary Hospital, in Sydney’s eastern suburbs, where she completed a Masters of Veterinary Studies. Polina believes that teamwork is the key to ensure our patients always receive the best of care and staff can remain motivated, empowered and maintain a work life-life balance. She believes that continuing education for both nursing and veterinary staff is critical to maintaining high clinical standards and strengthening teamwork within a practice.