IV Heparin Administration

IV Heparin Administration 

Heparin is an anticoagulant medication that brings  high risks  for patients and nurses who are administering it.  There are specific algorithms to assist with monitoring a patient's response to Heparin and manage the favorable outcomes to therapy as well as  any potential complications that can affect their patients' overall health.  



$15.00

Hours: 0.25
REL-ACU-0-IHA

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Course Details

Course Code: REL-ACU-0-IHA
Hours: 0.25
Type: Pro-On-The-Go
Content Expiration Date: 6/30/2022

Outline:
Section 1: IV Heparin Administration

Medical Record

Indications

HIGH ALERT

Labs

Weight

Obtain Medication

Educate

Prepare Infusion

Program Pump

2nd Check

Begin Infusion

Monitor

Document

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Instructor: Elizabeth Kellerman, MSN, RN
Elizabeth Kellerman MSN, RN started in nursing in 2007 after graduating from Samuel Merritt University in Oakland, California. While working in a critical care unit at Sutter Mills-Peninsula Hospital she earned her CCRN and TNCC. Her experience and knowledge led her to nursing education where she taught at a community college while working to receive her Master's in Nurse Education at Western Carolina University. As a nursing instructor, she spent time in many types of care settings including medical-surgical inpatient and community living centers. Her passion for education and training has most recently led her to a position as subject matter expert and content writer for Relias. Disclosure: Elizabeth Kellerman, MSN, RN has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
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