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Intravenous Therapy and Blood Withdrawal Program
Intravenous Therapy and Blood Withdrawal
with Nancy Skaggs
INTRAVENOUS THERAPY AND BLOOD WITHDRAWAL
This 3-day course is designed for Current Licensed Vocational nurses (LVNs), Registered nurses (RN’s) & Vocational nursing students preparing to take the NCLEX-PN licensure examination. Instruction will include specific training in intravenous therapy initiation and blood withdrawal techniques within the practice and scope mandated by the Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians (BVNPT) & upon successful completion of the course, the participant will meet all requirements as mandated by the BVNPT.
This three-day course includes 27 theory hours, 9 clinical hours, and 30 continuing education units through BVNPT-course provider #V15057 AND BRN course provider #CEP396.
Instructors: Shasta College nursing faculty, Nancy Skaggs and Elaine Carmena. For any technical questions regarding the technical content of this class, please contact Nancy Skaggs at Nskaggs@shastacollege.edu.
Dates: January 4, 5 & 6, 2021
Schedule: Mon, Tues, Wed, 7:00am to 7:00pm, includes a 30 minute no host lunch period.
IMPORTANT NOTE: this course is planned as an in-person class and, depending on the COVID situation at that time, COVID restrictions and guidelines will be strictly observed.