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HTH 120 IV Therapy for HC Providers

Credits: 1

Term: (F, S, Su based on sufficient demand)

Prerequisites: Students must be enrolled in the last semester of the Practical Nurse program or the second year of the Respiratory Care program, or obtain consent of instructor

Intravenous Therapy covers IV therapy principles including anatomy of the arm and hand with particular attention to the veins, IV equipment, IV solution flow rates calculation, infection control, potential complications and IV documentation. Each student will perform IV starts on a mannequin arm, and when proficient, initiate IVs on people.