In alignment with the mission of the California Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians (BVNPT), California Healthcare Skills Center (CHSC) is designed to protect the public through licensing, regulatory, and disciplinary functions.
This course includes the theory and practice of the administration of intravenous fluids with emphasis on fluid and electrolyte balance, indications for the use of intravenous therapy, use of equipment, blood withdrawal and venipuncture. This 36 hour course in intravenous and blood withdrawal is designed for:
Pre-requisites: RN or LVN license from California Board of Registered or Vocational Nursing. Graduates of CA BVNPT and RNs for remediation only
LVNs who qualify for continuing education contact hours