Learning outcomes include:

  • Discuss indications and rationale for the use of syringe pumps in palliative care
  • Discuss advantages/disadvantages and potential risk factors involved in the use of syringe pumps
  • Demonstrate increased awareness of commonly used drugs in syringe pumps
  • Discuss the nurse's role in documenting and reviewing a patient with a syringe pump
  • Practice setting up a McKinley syringe pump in a non clinical environment


Monday 22nd January 2018

Wednesday 28th February 2018

Friday 30th March 2018

Monday 23rd April 2018

Wednesday 30th May 2018

Friday 29th June 2018




Laura Johnston, Nursing Team Leader

Ideal for

Registered Nurses

Please bring a calculator

Apply for this course

For an application form please contact [email protected] or telephone 01324826222 or download an application form.