Corporate & Community Services: LVN Intravenous Therapy Certification
Topics include: legal aspect, types of venipuncture devices, regulation of the fluid flow, patient observation, psychological preparation, choice and preparation of equipment, venipuncture technique, safety factors and choice of vein. Each participant in the intravenous therapy course will demonstrate three successful venipunctures. (IV Therapy Certification 30 CEU credits), (BVNPT Provider). Patricia Karnstedt and Matthew Martin, instructors.
Prerequisite: Must be an LVN and have a valid nursing license to register. Students will be required to show license at the time of registration.
What our students are saying:
"Instructor very knowledgeable and kept my interest. I thoroughly enjoyed the class and the IV clinical."
"I had fun and learned a lot."
"Instructor was amazing, so involved in every step, if we made mistakes she helped us correct them, would recommend her to always teach this course."
"Really knowledgable, patient, and helpful. She helps walk the students through the process and makes you feel comfortable doing it."
"Very informative and IV practice was beneficial."