IV THERAPY TRAINING
IV Therapy Course Overview
IV (intravenous) therapy is a medical procedure that involves administering fluids, medications, and nutrients directly into the veins of a patient. IV therapy is a common and effective way to deliver medications and fluids to patients who are unable to take them orally or who require a more rapid and precise delivery method. IV therapy can be used in a variety of settings, including hospitals, clinics, and other healthcare facilities.
IV therapy training is a specialized training program designed to provide healthcare professionals with the skills and knowledge necessary to safely and effectively perform IV therapy. The course covers a wide range of topics related to IV therapy, including:
- Anatomy and Physiology of the Circulatory System
This section of the course focuses on the anatomy and physiology of the circulatory system, including the structure and function of veins and arteries.
- IV Therapy Techniques
Students will learn various techniques for starting and maintaining IV lines, including using different types of catheters, selecting appropriate veins, and properly placing the catheter.
- Fluid and Medication Administration
This section covers the different types of fluids and medications commonly administered via IV, including isotonic solutions, blood products, and medications such as antibiotics, painkillers, and chemotherapy drugs.
- Complications and Troubleshooting
Students will learn how to identify and manage common complications associated with IV therapy, such as infiltration, phlebitis, and air embolism.
- Infection Control and Sterile Technique
In this section, students will learn about the importance of infection control and sterile technique when performing IV therapy, including hand hygiene, disinfection, and personal protective equipment.
- Legal and Ethical Considerations
The course will also cover legal and ethical considerations related to IV therapy, including patient consent, documentation, and liability issues.
Who Is Qualified to Enroll in Our IV Therapy Training?
This course is designed for healthcare professionals who are involved in the administration of IV therapy, including registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and other healthcare professionals who have completed appropriate training and have a valid license or certification to practice in their respective fields.
The program is also suitable for students currently enrolled in nursing or medical programs who are looking to enhance their skills and knowledge in IV therapy. If you are unsure whether you meet the qualifications for our program, please feel free to contact us for more information.
Transform Your Career. Become a Qualified IV Therapy Provider.
If you’re ready to take your career to the next level and become a qualified IV therapy provider, then look no further. Our comprehensive program is designed to give you the knowledge, skills, and confidence to perform this essential procedure with ease and precision. With our expert instructors, state-of-the-art facilities, and hands-on training, you’ll be fully prepared to take on any IV therapy challenge that comes your way. Enroll now!