About VAM Specializing in all aspects of:
Peripherally
Inserted
C
entral
Catheters
The PICC Nurse Specialist

 

 

After completing a didactic training course, all nurses receive intense clinical training. This training not only encompasses proficiency of equipment usage and thorough understanding of anatomy, it also cannot be completed until there is exceptional knowledge and practice of sterile technique during the entire procedure.

Further, VAM nurses are experienced in all clinical and theoretical situations which may possibly come into play during the insertion process. In addition, education continues with care and maintenance, assessments, clinical presentations and their resolutions.

Competencies are completed for each nurse annually. Quality assurance, monthly tracking, and reviews are maintained to evaluate each nurse for accuracy and review for professional advancement.

To maintain a high level of in this specialized practice, each nurse is further required to be a current member of various professional nursing organizations and associations.

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