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Intravenous Catheter Insertion

Intravenous Catheter Insertion

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This course is designed for a healthcare provider needing to accurately insert an Intravenous Catheter IV. An overview of anatomy and physiology is provided with hands on practice with the Virtual IV Task Trainer and simulated insertion arms.

Learning Objectives

  • Demonstrate an understanding of anatomy and physiology by identifying sites for IV Insertion
  • Identify proper techniques for assessing accurate vein for intravenous insertion
  • Review proper insertion of intravenous catheter following best practices
  • Demonstrate the ability to proficiently insert an intravenous catheter and verification of proper functioning of IV Catheter

Audience

  • Interprofessional team members