Ultrasound-guided PIV is becoming more popular. This is due to higher overall and first-pass success rates and lower complication rates. This course provides the clinician with the appropriate information and guidelines for ultrasound-guided PIV placement.
Vein and Catheter Selection for UGPIV
This course is designed to equip the clinician with the benefits related to ultrasound-guided PIV placement. This program will review arm anatomy as it relates to ultrasound-guided PIVs along with characteristics of optimal vein selection. It discusses the parameters for proper catheter length, placement, and dwell time along with how catheter design differences affect placement protocol.
Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider # CEP 15304 Continuing Nursing Education also provided through Florida Board of Nursing, Provider # 50-1594