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Unformatted text preview: Alene Burke & Associates NurseCEUsO nline.com Gener al Info rmatio n Our Compl ete Cours e List About Us Accre ditatio n About Our Cours es C E Requir ement s Pricin g & Group Disco unts Our A uthors FA Q Techni cal Requir ement s Helpfu l Link s Conta ct Info Log O n To Your Accou nt Create A New Accou nt NURSING NURSING ASSISTANTS PHARMACISTS NURSING HOME ADMINISTRATORS OTHER HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS IV THERAPY for LPNs and RNs Author: Alene Burke RN, MSN 22 Contact Hours Alene Burke & Associates is approved as a provider of Continuing Education by the Florida Board of Nursing, Provider # 50-2502 Click here for the PRINTABLE VERSION Click here for the PDF VERSION To take the test: If you are not registered: DESCRIPTION: This course includes information about the venous system; peripheral veins; common IV medical terminology and abbreviations; venipuncture; various means of intravenous to deliver IV therapy, including different catheter types and their use; special IV therapies; the adverse reactions and complications associated with IVs; different types of IV equipment and their uses; the appropriate and accurate administration of IV medications and solutions, including those delivered via a central line; caring for patients receiving IV therapy, blood and blood components, and parenteral nutrition; and the incorporation of infection control procedures into all aspects of venipuncture and intravenous therapy. This course has been approved by the Florida State Board of Nursing and the Council of Licensed Midwifery. This course can be taken by Rns and LPNs. This course fulfills Florida State's 30-hour requirement for IV Therapy training for LPNs. It is designed to complement an 8-hour class including instruction and return demonstration. OBJECTIVES: At the conclusion of this course, the learner will be able to: 1. Detail the anatomy and physiology of the skin, venous and arterial systems, and discuss the purposes of intravenous therapy. 2. Discuss osmosis and the effects of numerous intravenous fluids on the body. 3. Define a multitude of medical terms that are pertinent to intravenous therapy. 4. Accurately calculate IV flow rates, total infusion time, concentrations of medications in an intravenous solution, and intravenous rates based on body weight. 5. Describe the legal aspects of IV administration including competency and scope of practice. 6. Fully detail infection control practices during venipuncture and during the course intravenous therapy. 7. Relate the procedures for venipuncture and starting and managing peripheral, midline, and...
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This note was uploaded on 02/01/2011 for the course PNR 182 taught by Professor Toole during the Spring '10 term at Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College.

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