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IV Therapy/Phlebotomy

Course Code: MEDA 052

This course combines theory with lab experience. It is designed to assist the nurse in developing skills needed to draw blood samples for laboratory testing, initiate IV therapy, and provide care for patients with intravenous access. This course also assists the nurse to learn transfusion products and associated nursing responsibilities. The student will handle appropriate equipment for IV initiation and phlebotomy and be introduced to blood chemistry and haematology. The course will focus on evaluating patients' response to the procedures, recording, and reporting all pertinent information.

Section: 505
CRN: 7579
Prerequisites: RN/RPN, or program advisor approval
Date: Jan 07 to Apr 14, 2020
Location: Humber North Campus, Lab E420
Time: Tuesdays, 1800-2100 hours (no class 02/25)


Section: 515
CRN: 7581
Prerequisites: RN/RPN, or program advisor approval
Date: Jan 08 to Apr 15, 2020
Location: Humber North Campus, Lab E420
Time: Wednesdays, 1800-2100 hours (no class 02/26)

Contact Information:

The Faculty of Health Sciences & Wellness, Department of Continuing Education
Program Assistant
416.675.6622 ext. 4868
cehealthsciences@humber.ca

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