Department of Medicine

Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography

Nurses Workshop

This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. 

Must complete an evaluation and attend entire event to receive 13.5 contact hours. 

For more information contact Erica Levi-Turner


Therapeutic ERCP For Nurses

This course is designed for registered nurses engaged in the comprehensive care of patients with pancreatobiliary disease. Nurses will review and discuss current knowledge of the following topics.

  • Identify the indications and implications for ERCP.
  • Describe the normal and surgically altered anatomy of the pancreatobiliary systems.
  • List the components of an informed consent.
  • Identify the basic radiographic findings on ERCP films.
  • Describe the principles and techniques of therapeutic intervention utilizing accessory equipment during ERCP.
  • Identify proper ERCP elevator wire care and handling.
  • Describe proper scope maintenance.
  • Determine appropriate accessory to meet therapeutic goal.
  • Describe basic infection control and prevention.

These are accomplished through live case demonstrations, clinical observation, review of films, and group discussion.

Nurse Course Schedule for 2018

The following dates are available:

  • February 15-16, 2018
  • April 19-20, 2018 - Full
  • June 14-15, 2018
  • July 26-27, 2018 - Full
  • September 20-21, 2018 - Full

A fee of $125.00 has been set for these workshops. This fee includes the session, conference materials, breakfast, lunch, break refreshments and Thursday's dinner. 

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