Instructor: Kay Coulter, CRNI
(Class includes 6 hr Central Line Component)
Lab hours are 1:00PM to 5:00PM.
Please note: There are no refunds or transfers for this course
The online course MUST BE COMPLETED PRIOR TO ATTENDING THE IV LAB.
Student MUST SHOW PROOF OF COMPLETION of online program or they will NOT BE ALLOWED TO ATTEND THE IV LAB.
This 32-hour I.V. Therapy Education Program (often referred to as “IV Certification”) will provide nurses and post-graduate nursing students
with a basic knowledge of I.V. therapy practice. This program meets the 30-hour I.V. therapy education requirement set forth in the FBON Nurse Practice Act (Chapter 64B9-12.004) for LPN's practicing I.V. Therapy in the State of Florida, including all required content and mandatory hands-on practice. RN’s are encouraged to complete the program as a refresher; or as a primer for new RN’s.
Includes current standards of practice, a venous access device review (including 4 hours of central line education), venipuncture techniques, I.V. medication administration and fluid management, a review of nutritional solutions, management of difficult I.V. insertions, legal aspects and vascular access protocols.
This program includes a video/slide presentation given by Kay Coulter, CRNI, VA-BC, a video of a live peripheral IV catheter insertion demonstration and videos of 2 live implanted venous port access (and de-access) demonstrations, a printable workbook (100+ pages) containing an additional 8 hours of independent study/reading, and a post test following each chapter.
If you do not wish to print your own workbook, one may be purchased from Infusion Knowledge, Inc. for an additional $20 (plus tax & shipping). Go to: http://infusionknowledge.com/product/iv-therapy-workbook-spc/