I.V. Insertion Training enhance your skill and technique

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