This course provides the clinician with information on common causes of ultrasound-guided PIC failures. It describes methods to confirm needle position, catheter advancement, and terminal position of the catheter. The course discusses the optimal positioning of the catheter within the vein. Lastly, it provides information on how validation of successful ultrasound-guided PIV placement aids in the avoidance of complications.
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
Ultrasound Guided PIV Pathway
UGPIV Validating Success