Education

At PEL/VIP we offer a variety of Respiratory based in-services and skills checks for your staff.

Whether your facility is in need of quick refreshers courses on Respiratory Skills or you need intensive re-training of your staff, we can customize an educational program to fit your needs.

SKILL DAYS

Skill competency days consist of an 8 hour day. An in-service (of your choice) at the beginning and end of the day. The time in between is spent performing skill competency and check-offs for different respiratory procedures/modalities that you choose. The skills are performed all day for your staff to stop by when they have time. Skills checks are between 5 to 15 minutes grouped together to not exceed 30 minutes total.

Sample Skill Day Schedule

6:30A to 7:30A Respiratory Assessment In-service

7:30A to 2:30P Skills Checks (designed so staff member can accomplish all skills in a 30-minute period at some point during their workday)

5 Minutes = Suctioning
10 Minutes = CPAP/BiPAP
15 Minutes = Trach Care

2:30 P to 3:30P Respiratory Assessment In-service

PEL/VIP IN-SERVICES

  • Respiratory Assessment *
  • COPD and ADL’s *
  • Respiratory Anatomy and Physiology *
  • Breath Sounds
  • Gold Guidelines *
  • Mock Code *
  • All About Trachs *
  • Spirometry
  • Respiratory Medications
  • Oxygen Therapy
  • CPAP/BiPAP
  • COPD and ADL’s
  • I.S. and Flutter/Acapella
  • Vest Therapy
  • Nebulizer/MDI
  • Pulse Oximetry
  • Suctioning
  • Trach Setup
  • Pneumonia

(* Includes Respiratory CEU’s with Certificate)
All In-services can be offered by themselves for a flat all inclusive cost from $125 to $200 depending on the acuity, supplies needed and time of day. 15% upcharge for any inservices needed between after hours or weekends.

SKILL COMPETENCIES

  • Suctioning
  • Trach Care
  • Nebulizer/MDI
  • Trach Tube Replacement
  • CPAP/BiPAP mask fitting
  • Oxygen Devices
  • Vest Therapy
  • Proper Handwashing
  • COPD Management
  • Troubleshooting CPAP/BiPAP
  • Troubleshooting Concentrator
  • Troubleshooting Pulse Ox
  • Troubleshooting Nebulizer
  • Filling Liquid O2 portable
  • Oral Hygiene
  • Hand Washing
  • Breath Sounds

 

We also offer pre-packaged Skills Days to fit your needs.

TRACH DAY
Consists of All About Trachs Inservice and Skills checks of Suctioning, Trach Care, and Trach Tube Replacement
BETTER HEALTH THROUGH PROPER REST
Consists of CPAP/BiPAP Inservice and Skills Checks on CPAP/BiPAP mask Fitting, Nebulizer/MDI, and O2 Devices
NO PNEUMONIA DAY
Consists of our Pneumonia Inservice and skills checks on Nebulizer/MDI, Vest Therapy, and hand cleaning procedures
ALL ABOUT ASSESSMENT
Consists of Respiratory Assessment Inservice and skills checks on Oxygen devices, Nebulizer/Mdi, and Troubleshooting Pulse Ox
COPD AWARENESS
Consists of COPD and ADL Inservice and skills checks on COPD management, Oxygen devices, and Nebulizer/ MDI

(Pre-Packaged skills days are billed the contracted hourly rate for a Minimum of 8 hours)

Call us today for a presentation of how we can help:
(800) 779-4231 or
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