Register today for our one (1) day Venipuncture Certification Workshop at Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts in Sacramento, CA. on Saturday, November 16, 2019.
This workshop satisfies the California legal requirement, which requires an approved venipuncture training course with a minimum of 10 hours of instruction in combination with supervised clinical practice and current CPR certification. Materials for the documentation of the supervised clinical practice, required by California law, will be provided.
In this workshop, radiologic technologists practice venipuncture on I.V. training arms. This venipuncture workshop addresses all topics identified by the California Department of Public Health / Radiologic Health Branch and by Senate Bill 1199 (Dutton 2012) to meet the requirements for venipuncture certification including:
- Anatomy and physiology of venipuncture sites
- Venipuncture instruments, IV solutions, and related equipment
- Puncture techniques
- Techniques of intravenous line establishment
- Hazards and complications of venipuncture
- Post-puncture care
- Composition and purpose of antianaphaylaxis tray
This workshop is open to Certified Radiologic Technologists (CRT's) only. Applicants must provide their current State of California CA CRT and their current BLS certification in cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Learn more >
CSRT Member: $205.00
Cancellations must be received in writing 14 days prior to the course to receive a full refund minus a $25.00 administration fee. Any cancellation or no show less than 14 days prior to the course is not eligible for a refund and will be assessed an administrative fee of $50 to reschedule the course on a later date. Attendee’s must register for a future course within 12 months of the date the original payment was received.
ASRT Approved Category "A" Credit
This course has been approved by the American Society of Radiologic Technologist (ASRT) for 6.25 Category “A” Credits and meets the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) criteria for Category “A” continuing education credit. In addition to the classroom portion of the course, students must perform ten (10) successful venipunctures under the direct supervision of a physician, registered nurse, or technologist holding an IV contrast certificate. Documentation of ten (10) successful venipunctures must be completed within 30 days of didactic training in order to validate the Certificate of Completion.
Registration is limited to 18 participants. Register Today to reserve your spot.
8810 Cal Center Drive, 3rd Floor
Sacramento, CA 95826
|CSRT Member||$ 205.00|