IV Therapy & Competence
What is IV Therapy?
IV Therapy is a medical technique that delivers a prescribed liquid directly into a person’s vein. The intravenous route is commonly used for re-hydrating to provide nutrition in patients who are unable to consume food or fluids by mouth..
What are the Complications?
A. PHLEBITIS INFLAMMATION OF THE VEIN
C. AIR EMBOLISM
what Will i Learn In this Course?
The Intravenous Therapy Training Program leads to a certificate in IV Therapy. The program consists of theory, written test and IV device practicum.. The purpose of this course: Certify individuals to perform venipuncture for IV device insertion and using the latest techniques, skills and equipment for IV Therapy.
who CAN enroll?
- Registered Nurses
-Long Term Care Nurses
- Home Care Nurses