Specialty Program | I.V. Therapy Online Program

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Healthcare professional checks an intravenous drip.

This 30-hour online-only program provides basic knowledge of I.V. therapy practice for nurses and other members of the healthcare team. Content includes five chapters of recorded audio/slide presentations, a live peripheral I.V. catheter insertion demonstration, videos of two live implanted venous port access (and de-access) demonstrations, a downloadable workbook (133 pages), a post-test following each chapter, two clinical example assignments and a required reading assignment on legal aspects of I.V. therapy. Contact hour requirements include successfully completing all learning activities and submitting the program evaluation.

Additional Skills Lab
This online program can be taken with a 4-hour simulated hands-on I.V. Skills Lab held at the University of Washington in Seattle. The online program is a pre-requisite for the skills lab, Before you can register for a skills lab, you have to complete the I.V. Therapy Online Program.

 

Learning objectives

  • Improve I.V. practice
  • Learn best practices to facilitate patient safety
  • Increase the comfort level of healthcare professionals in managing I.V. therapy

 

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Related content

Individual topics in this program can also be taken as separate courses:  I.V. Therapy | Selected Topics.

 

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Monday, January 25, 2016 - Friday, December 18, 2020
Price: $280.00
Available credit
  • 30.00 Contact hours