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The IV Link Staff Website is the information portal for IV Link staff in the Canterbury and West Coast areas who currently certify Intravenous Therapy as a competency for staff.
The aim of this website is to
Provide an interface for healthcare providers in the Canterbury region who currently certify intravenous therapy as a competency for staff, to work more closely together, sharing resources and ideas
Assist the Health Care Providers in the Canterbury and West Coast Areas to work together to standardise intravenous therapy processes and practices
The site is run by the Canterbury West Coast IV Resource Group whose aim is;
"To provide leadership to the Canterbury and West Coast Regions on Peripheral and Central Intravenous Therapy".
The majority of health care providers in the Canterbury and West Coast have representation on the Resource Group.
Important New Information for IV Link Staff and Preceptors/Educators Sept 2016
LEVEL ONE IV ENDORSEMENT CHANGE – A NEW MEDICATION AND FLUID FOUNDATION PROGRAMME
CHANGES TO THE PRACTICAL CHECKLIST
Please click on the following link to find information on changes to the Level 1 IV Therapy Endorsement
New Medication and Fluid Foundation Programme and assessor changes
Roles & Responsibilities of Staff in the IV Link Process
IV Link Study Days are held for Nurses and Midwives to become Certified IV Link Staff. All potiential IV Link Staff must be...
Find copies of patient information booklets which can be printed out and used with the education of patients on their Central...
You can familiarise yourself with the tool, policies, procedures and checking procedure before attempting an audit.
A list of useful links and resources around intravenous therapy. You are welcome to print these off and share them.
Minutes for the IV Advisory Group
IV Link study day dates 2016
FORM Application for Recognition of Prior Learning
Canterbury WestCoast IV Advisory Group contacts
IV Link Roles Responsibilites
For a full list of the convenient ways that you can contact us, refer to the Contact Us page
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