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IV CERTIFICATION

  1. 0 Im new to Nurses.com, and dont know if I am post correctly. Sorry if not. My question. I am a CNA, and almost finished with my Phlebotomy class. I would like to get IV certified. Who, how, and where do I do this in Central California? Any info is appriciated. Thank You
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  3. Visit  emmanewgrad profile page
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    Try calling CA boards and check of this is posible for you. I believe phlebotimist are not allowed to start iv's, I might be wrong. Good luck!
  4. Visit  applewhitern profile page
    #2 0
    Our phlebotomists cannot start IV's, but they can draw arterial blood gases. Go figure.
  5. Visit  classicdame profile page
    #3 0
    Will depend on the Nursing Practice Act in your state. If they only allow LICENSED people to do IV starts then you need to return to school.

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