AHA ACLS, BLS, PALS, NRP, PEARS, ACLS EP, PHTLS and Heartsaver First Aid, CPR/AED Saving American Hearts, Inc 6165 Lehman Drive Suite 202 Colorado Springs, Colorado 80918 Catherine Brinkley (719) 551-1222 email: admin@savingamericanhearts.com

State of Colorado Approved IV Therapy and Fluid Therapy Certification Course for the LPN (Not for EMTs at this time)

State of Colorado Approved IV Therapy and Fluid Therapy Certification Course for the LPN (Not for EMTs at this time)
Item# ISBN 1405147865
$275.00
State of Colorado Approved IV Therapy and Fluid Therapy Certification Course LPNs Only: 



State of Colorado Approved IV Therapy and Fluid Therapy Certification Course for the LPN. (Not for EMTs at this time)

This course is a total of 60 hours and is achieved via three classroom sessions totaling 24 hours and 20 hours of pre-course self study and 16 hours of clinical laboratory.

This course is designed for LPN's. (Not for EMTs at this time. We are changing the EMT Curriculum to include Medications and hope to get approval in the next 90 days)

In this course we will cover:

• Competency and Scope of Practice

• Instructions for use

• Anatomy and Physiology

• Fluid and Electrolyte Balance

• Infection Control

• IV Tubing Line Setup

• IV Fluid Calculations

• IV Tubing Change Frequency

• Skin Care and infection control

• Peripheral IV Insertion

• Equipment Techniques in Venipuncture

• Troubleshooting IV Infusion

• IV assessment

• Discontinuing IV Therapy

• Documentation

• Complications of IV Therapy

The classroom portion is a two day course totaling 16 hours. Each student must successfully start 10 IV’s as well as discontinue them and pass all skills competency testing before the certification is issued.

Upon successful completion of the course and the hands on skill practice and testing, students will receive a certificate for the course.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the instructor via phone, text or email. The instructor is Catherine Brinkley (719) 551-1222 or email admin@savingamericanhearts.com

http://www.savingamericanhearts.com Catherine Brinkley (719) 551-1222 Saving American Hearts, Inc 6165 Lehman Drive Suite 202 Colorado Springs, Colorado 80918 admin@savingamericanhearts.com