Academic Programs

IV Therapy Concepts & Review

Certificate
Program Description
Sioux City Campus

This certificate program is designed for the licensed practical nurse, registered nurse, or other interested health care professional to obtain theoretical concepts and skills associated with intravenous therapy.

Successful completion of the classroom and clinical components by the LPN meets the Iowa Board of Nursing requirements for the LPN to perform procedures related to the expanded scope of practice for intravenous therapy.

Prerequisites for LPNs only:
1) Hold a current unrestricted Iowa license as an LPN;
2) Documentation of 2080 hours of practice as an LPN;
3) Employed in a licensed hospital, a licensed skilled nursing facility, or a certified end-state renal dialysis unit whose policies allow the LPN to perform procedures related to the expanded scope of IV therapy; and,
4) Achieve a score of 90 percent or greater on the state LPN IV Math pre-test is required prior to enrollment into the course.

Required Classes

PNN 853 IV Therapy: Concepts and Techniques....................... 3

Program Total.............................................................. 3

Contacts

Teri Peterson, Program Coordinator, Ext. 1421 Room L309 teri.peterson@witcc.edu
Michael Rohlena MFA, Ext. 3217, Room B110, michael.rohlena@witcc.edu
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Visit at 4647 Stone Avenue, Sioux City, Iowa 51106
4647 Stone Avenue
Sioux City, Iowa 51106
Call 800.349.4649 or 712.274.6400
800.352.4649
712.274.6400
Email info@witcc.edu
info@witcc.edu