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


Friday 23rd June 2017

Monday 17th July 2017

Friday 25th August 2017

Monday 25th September 2017

Monday 30th October 2017

Monday 20th November 2017




Laura Johnston, Team Leader

Ideal for

Registered Nurses

Please bring a calculator

Apply for this course

For an application form please contact lindsey.manzie@nhs.net or telephone 01324826222 or download an application form.