IV Therapy and Fluid Therapy Certification Course for the LPN and Medical Assistants State of Colorado Approved (See our NEW EMT IV COURSE!) at Saving American Hearts 6165 Lehman ‎Drive Suite 202 Colorado Springs, Colorado 80918.‎)

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LPN&MA IV
$275.00
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IV Therapy and Fluid Therapy Certification Course for the LPN and Medical Assistants State of Colorado Approved, (See our NEW EMT IV Course for EMTs) 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 LPNs and Medical Assistants (See our NEW EMT IV Course for EMTs).

Our IV therapy certification course has a pre-study curriculum in conjunction with classroom training, which has been developed to meet the Colorado State Board of nursing standards. In the IV therapy course for LPNs and MAs, you'll use state-of-the-art equipment while learning about IV blood withdrawal and IV therapy procedures. You'll learn your skills through lectures, clinical experience and laboratory work. 

Each student must successfully start 10 IVs 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.

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

This course is a total of 60 hours. Consisting of 20 hours of self study, 24 hours of classroom lecture, video and hands on training, and 16 hours of lab. Each student must successfully start 10 IVs 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

Reviews

  • 5
    IV Certification

    Posted by Angela Smotherman on Mar 28th 2022

    This course was very useful to my practice. I appreciated the small class and ability to have hands on practice and ask specific questions. Would highly recommend for anyone wanting to learn more about the why’s of giving specific fluids or practice IV skills.

  • 5
    IV Certification

    Posted by Angela Smotherman on Mar 28th 2022

    This course was very useful to my practice. I appreciated the small class and ability to have hands on practice and ask specific questions. Would highly recommend for anyone wanting to learn more about the why’s of giving specific fluids or practice IV skills.