The Blended Instructor-Led IV Therapy & Administration course provides guidelines for the delivery and safe management of Intravenous therapy. This course will provide an understanding of various aspects of I.V. Therapy and Blood withdrawals; factors that affect flow rates of I.V. solutions; recognize complications related to blood withdrawals, arterial punctures and venipunctures; recognize local and systemic reactions related to intravenous therapy; define proper use of specific IV therapy, arterial puncture and blood withdrawal equipment; correlate the IV fluid container label with the name of the solution as commonly ordered; differentiate actions, dosages, side effects, and nursing implications of specified intravenous solutions; examine the variances between techniques used in adult and pediatric IV therapy; discuss situations related to IV therapy and legal implications; infection control standards and the scope of practice.
This course is a 40-hour self-paced course. Upon completion of online course you will be required to attend at least 8 hours in-person lab sessions. Lab sessions are offered on various days and times. You have 30 days to complete the course.
The course is taught by a Registered Nurse who is a National Certified I.V. Technician Instructor.
This course is approved by the Florida Board of Nursing.
40-hours (online + in-person lab skill sessions)
On-Site training is available upon request for groups.
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