When it comes to monitoring a patient receiving sedation, there is no doubt that the most important monitoring is the professional, able to look at the patient and the other devices, able to interpret data, make clinical decision and act on them. And when it comes to using devices and gadgets to help us with […]
If you are a professional caring for patient under sedation, you understand the challenge of making sure your patient is safe, and you’re able to prevent complications and act in case these occur. The airway is one of the most important aspects in sedation practice. How do you assess your patients’ airway? The truth is […]
Have you heard about capnography? This is an important part of what we teach in the Safe Sedation Course. Most nurses are not aware of the importance of capnography. In the video below I explain a few simple steps to help you interpret a capnography trace. To learn more, join one of our training days. […]
As a nurse, I care for patients under sedation. What are my responsibilities? As a nurse, you may be working in several departments where patients receive sedation: theatres, cath lab, endoscopy, radiology, ED, intensive care, dentistry, fertility, amongst others. You may be the one administering sedation or just the one monitoring the patient. So what […]
How do you implement change after attending the Safe Sedation Course? We spoke to Anthea Tween and learned about the amazing work that she is doing at CARE Tunbridge Wells, improving patient care and experience during their fertility treatment.
Medtronic Clinical Round Table: Improving Patient Safety in Procedural Sedation What a pleasure to join specialists from all over the world to talk about patient safety in sedation. It was nice to see what everyone was doing, reflect on practical and how we can improve care. Together we can be part of a movement of […]
SedateUK was at EC21, National Gallery, on March 13th 2018. Discussing the topic of sedation by non-anaesthetists and raising awareness of required education and adequate skills to keep patients safe.
One more successful Safe Sedation Course took place today! A fun packed day with so much learning. We’re glad to say candidates acquired valuable skills with the High Fidelity Simulators and their feedback has been positive, hoping to start practicing better from Monday!
SedateUK and Medtronic are collaborating to provide two safe sedation courses in 2018. Both companies understand the need for more training and education in sedation and the important role capnography plays in keeping patients safe! If you care for patients receiving sedation, don’t miss the opportunity and do get in touch! We’d love to have […]
SedateUK delivered a lecture on capnography and sedation at the RCN Congress in Glasgow! It was exciting to discuss capnography, how nurses can develop this advanced skill, and how important it is for their safe practice. #RCNcongress2016 #rcn16