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.

To register or if you have questions:

Debbie Rodriguez BSN, RN
Administrative Program Coordinator Nursing & Allied Health
debbie.rodriguez@witcc.edu
712.317.3197

Estimated Program Costs

In-state tuition and fees: $576.00 *
Out-of-state tuition and fees: $579.00 *
Educational fees: $97.00/semester
Estimated books: $200.00/semester
Estimated transportation and personal expense: $2,273.00/semester
Estimated housing and meals: $3,825.00/semester

* This is an approximate cost based on tuition and fees set by the Board of Directors before each school year. Course level fees may also apply. Additional charges for licensure or credential testing may be a part of your program.

Required Classes for IV Therapy Concepts and Review | Cert

PNN 853 IV Therapy: Concepts and Techniques 3

Entrance Requirements

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. Completion of this course will award 43 contact hours, which equates to 4.3 CEUs. Provided by Iowa approved provider #21 upon completion of entire course.

Prerequisites

  • Current unrestricted Iowa license to practice as a licensed practical nurse
  • Documentation of 1040 hours of practice as a licensed practical nurse
  • Practice in a licensed hospital, a licensed skilled nursing facility or a certified end-stage renal dialysis unit whose policies allow the licensed practical nurse to perform procedures related to the expanded scope of intravenous therapy
  • Facility of employment must have written policies that allow you to perform procedures related to the expanded scope of intravenous therapy.

Meet Your Faculty and Staff

Dr. Teri Peterson DNP, MSN, RN
Associate Dean - Health Sciences
teri.peterson@witcc.edu
712.317.3357
Sioux City Campus, Room L314