Now offering I.V. insertion training
Instruction in insertion of peripheral over-the-needle-cannula, termed “short” intravenous catheters. Instruction includes the insertion procedure, techniques for proper and successful catheter insertions, care, assessment and maintenance post catheter insertion.
The IV training class covers: Pre-procedure steps Anatomy and physiology related to peripheral short IV catheter insertion procedures Legal issues Clinician, patient and supply preparation Vein site, and catheter selection Vein assessment practicum on partners Venipuncture techniques Catheter site care and catheter securing taping Complication prevention and management Common problems and tips for success in patients with difficult access Hands on lab practicum with IV arm and hand.
Specialized Neonatal IV insertion or difficult stick training.