About PICC Excellence
PICC Excellence, Inc. was established in 1994 as an educational company committed to providing educational programs, certification and continuing education credits for the vascular access professional.
To be recognized and respected as one of the premier providers of PICC and Vascular Access education and information in the world.
To provide information, education and resources on PICCs and other forms of vascular access for use with medical professionals while creating customer delight through pleasant and understanding service. Assist clinicians in gaining the knowledge and skill to successfully place and manage PICCs. This mission is achieved through a variety of online training courses, customized on-site training, classroom workshops, through specific consulting with manufacturers and attorneys to provide better understanding of vascular access and the needs of the market, and by speaking at conferences on the national and international level.
To educate others on vascular access with a focus on PICCs. To help clinicians (nurses, physicians physician assistants, nurse practitioners, radiological technologists, respiratory therapists and others who insert PICCs) to gain and demonstrate the skill they need to effectively place PICCs, expanding into all CVCs and peripheral intravenous devices.
PICC Excellence shall adhere to core values of dedication to excellence by: treating customers as valued and respected friends, always with courtesy and friendliness; focusing on client’s needs by asking what they need and providing customer delight by exceeding these needs; keeping it simple and practical; providing products on a cost plus basis in an effort to keep education at a low reasonable rate; evaluating customers after the sale to find ways to improve or to validate customer delight.
Establish a strong base of operation with products and consulting growth reaching an annual 10% increase each subsequent year.
We meet this goal by providing:
- Education Programs on Vascular Access
- Online, On Demand Continuing Education
- Customized On-Site Training
- Classroom Workshops (Atlanta)
- Toll-free Hotline for Resource Access
- Consulting Services
Our five areas of training include:
- Insertion Procedures
- Ultrasound Training
- Infection Prevention*
- Care and Maintenance
- Instructor Programs
* NOTE: Our Infection Prevention education meets the yearly requirement (per SHEA guidelines) of infection prevention education for your vascular access technicians.
Our target audience includes physicians, registered nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, radiological technologists, and respiratory therapists. We provide the tools, knowledge and level of expertise to impart the best care for your patients using the latest techniques and technology.
We are an approved Continuing Nursing Education Provider by the Florida Board of Nursing, provider number FBN 2224 FL and the California Board of Nursing, provider # CEP 15304. All of our educational programs are available online and contain CNE opportunities. This option provides a convenient, cost-effective way to earn CNE hours for licensure or certification/recertification.
We strive to maintain the most up-to-date education with implementation of changes annually. Education is available on many levels from the beginning inserter to advanced level inserters as well as instructors.
We also provide a PICC resource hotline for you to call with any questions you have specific to PICCs or Midlines. Please feel free to contact us with any feedback or suggestions regarding any of our programs. Your opinions are valuable in making our programs the best for those requiring PICC training and continuing education.
We recently added the following online offerings to our course catalog: