Urology Course

Target Audience

This course is intended for Managers, Nurses, Clinicians, Advanced Practice Urology Nurses, Clinical Educators, Clinical Leads, Nursing Students and other involved in the care of patients who undergo urological procedures.

Training Format

Didactic and Hands-on tutorial by Registered Nurses.

Duration

4 hours - flexible scheduling (between the hours of 8:00am and 8:00 pm) is available for this course.

Course Overview

This course is designed to provide the audience with a review of the more commonly performed endoscopic urological procedures with a focus on relevant anatomy and physiology, indications for current treatment options, equipment and devices used. In addition to didactic lectures, this course will include a practical hands-on session with equipment and disposable devices commonly used during the procedures discussed as well as Q&A sessions.

Learning Objective

  • Review core knowledge of the most commonly performed endoscopic urological procedures-cystoscopy (flexible & rigid), Trans Urethral Resection of Bladder Tumor (TURBT), Trans Urethral Resection of Prostate (TURP), ureteroscopy (flexible & semi-flexible), relief of ureteric obstruction/strictures, insertion of ureteral stents, lithotripsy and laparoscopic nephrectomy.
  • Demonstrate and discuss proper use of equipment and disposable accessories used in endoscopic urological procedures.
  • Identify the role of nurses and associates in endoscopic urological procedures.

  • Registration Fee

    $50.00 (Plus HST). Lunch or dinner also included.

    For more information or to register, please contact:
    Vanessa Wyganowski
    Bilingual Administrative Assistant
    (289) 269-0160
    vanessa.wyganowski@olympus.com

    Accreditation

    Nurses may claim this course for 4 hours of continuous learning (CL) activity.

    Cancellation Policy

    A penalty may apply for late cancellation.


     

    This course is not scheduled at this time.