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Effective Fall 2016. Previous descriptions may have had different requirements. Have questions? See an advisor.
HCE253 Intravenous Medication Therapy for the Registered Nurse Credit Hours: 3.00
Techniques for the registered nurse to start, maintain, and discontinue intravenous (IV) therapy, such as peripheral venipuncture and to administer IV therapy. Includes principles of IV therapy, fluid balance in the body, local and systemic complications, therapy and patient care, medication delivery equipment, therapy monitoring and documentation, and skills demonstration. Also includes anatomy and physiology related to IV Therapy.
Course Corequisites:
Information: Registered Nurse or consent of instructor is required before enrolling in this course.
Offered: May not be offered this year, check class schedule.
Course Outline This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.