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Intravenous Therapy Certification Course

November 7 - November 8

- $850

Intravenous Therapy Certification Course

Instructor:  Stefan Kuprowsky, MA, ND

Saturday /Sunday November 7-8, 2020       9-5

Location :  Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine, New Westminster

Cost:  $ 850  plus GST

 

 

Session 1: 3 hours

 

  • Rationale for IV Therapy
  • Pros and Cons of IV Therapy
  • Lab Tests for IV Therapy
  • Review of Anaphylaxis Treatment and other emergency medical procedures
  • IV complications and their management and prevention
  • Sterile Technique and Infection Control
  • IM, Subcutaneous and Intradermal Injections
  • Practicum on Intradermal Injections

 

Session 2: 3 hours

 

  • IV Equipment Review
  • Vein Selection
  • Venipuncture Methods
  • Nutrients used in IV Therapies
  • Meyers Cocktail
  • IV Checklist
  • Practicum: IV Meyers Push

 

Session 3: 3 hours

 

  • Fluid Balance, Fluid Compartments, Electrolytes
  • Acid-Base Balance
  • Osmolarity, Tonicity
  • Calculation of Osmolarity for IV Solution
  • IV Bag Preparation
  • IV Protocols
  • Rates of Administration
  • Calculation of Drip Rates
  • IV Documentation
  • Preparation of Patient for IV therapy
  • Practicum IV Meyers Drip

 

Session 4:  3 hours

 

  • Review of IV Essentials
  • Practicum IV Drip

 

Session 5:  3 hours

 

  • Written Exam on IV Therapy Principles
  • Practical Sign-off on IV Preparation, Administration and Management

 

 

Details

Start:
November 7
End:
November 8
Cost:
$850

Organizer

18597
Phone:
7788663351
Email:
drsk@shaw.ca

Venue

16598
435 Colombia St
New Westminster, BC V3L 5N8
+ Google Map
Phone:
7788663351

Details

Start:
November 7
End:
November 8
Cost:
$850

Organizer

18597
Phone:
7788663351
Email:
drsk@shaw.ca

Venue

16598
435 Colombia St
New Westminster, BC V3L 5N8
+ Google Map
Phone:
7788663351