There are no refunds
or transfers for this course.
$304 (Online Curriculum, Exams & eBook: $149, Clinical Lab: $120, Lab Kit: $35)
Online Course Instructor:
Kay Coulter, CRNI, VA-BC
This 15-hour IV Therapy Certificate Program (often referred to as “IV Certification”) is designed to provide Medical Assistants and other Unlicensed Assistive Personnel (UAP) with IV therapy instruction proven to achieve quality IV practice, improve patient/client outcomes and prevent liability risks. It includes 11-hours of online instruction and a 4-hour simulated IV Lab / hands-on skills practice session.
An introduction and overview of current IV therapy practice, including national standards and guidelines related to IV therapy, special considerations for geriatric and pediatric patients, legal aspects, a comprehensive review of current peripheral venous access devices and the insertion procedure, site care and maintenance recommendations, and considerations related to IV medication and fluid administration.
This program includes a video/slide presentation given by Kay Coulter, CRNI, VA-BC, a video of a live peripheral IV catheter insertion demonstration, a printable workbook, a post test following each chapter, and a simulated IV Lab / hands-on skills practice session (IV kit included).
IV Skills Lab:
IV Skills Lab Instructor: Elsie Barlow
- Please read: This selection is for the 2020 IV Certificate Blended Program with Lab for Medical Assistants & Unlicensed Healthcare Personnel 4-hour lab at which students will receive in-person, hands-on simulated training from a qualified instructor. There will be a question and answer session related to the online content, a peripheral IV catheter insertion / IV medication and fluid administration procedure demonstration and hands-on simulated skills practice / observation (IV kit included).
NOTE: The online course MUST BE COMPLETED PRIOR TO ATTENDING THE IV LAB.
- This course must be followed by supervised practice in the clinical setting to verify clinical competence, which is the responsibility of each employing institution.
Student MUST SHOW PROOF OF COMPLETION of online program or they will NOT BE ALLOWED TO ATTEND THE IV LAB.
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2465 Drew Street
Clearwater, FL 33765