There are many different forms of infusions that are administered to infants and children, and many are life-saving. However, they are also not without the potential for serious complications and morbidity. Infusion nurses are at the forefront of promoting safe, high-quality practices to prevent harm from this vital therapy. In this webinar, we will explore the strategies infusion nurses can employ to reduce harm to pediatric patients at their organization.
Webinar 6: Infusion Therapy Standards of Practice 2021— Optimizing Outcome Metrics with Vascular Access Specialists
Join BD for their latest webinar and learn how the latest INS Standards of Practice can help you create the ideal Vascular Access Team. Register today!
Join us on June 4–7, 2022 at the Rosen Shingle Creek Resort in Orlando, Florida, and connect live with members of the infusion specialty. The academically rigorous sessions will challenge you and increase your expertise. Visit the website to learn more about registration, hotel reservations, and who will be exhibiting with us!
In the May/June issue of INSider, meet the Standards of Practice Committee cochairs and the JIN Editorial Review Board, listen to stories from two DEI Task Force members, and celebrate Nurses Month. Plus: Find the hidden syringe for a chance to win a $50 Amazon gift certificate!
Infusion Nurses Society
By becoming an Infusion Nurses Society member, you will gain a lifelong career partner with a community of over 5,000 members across the globe. Membership is open to nurses and health care professionals from all practice settings who are involved in or interested in the specialty practice of infusion therapy. Through conferences, online learning, scientific publications, educational solutions, and more, INS provides the resources you need to navigate the rapid technological advances and dramatic shifts in health care delivery.
As a member, you will receive discounts on your certification or recertification application. Our CRNI accreditation offers the only specialty certification for infusions nurses accredited by both the NCCA and ASBNC.
As a member you can attend our annual INS Meeting and Exhibition at a reduced cost.
As a member you can receive free access to INS Exclusive Publications.
As a member you can access free or significantly discounted programing to help you earn your contact hours or CRNI Recertification Units.
As a member, you will receive a discount on all INS exclusive resources such as our Standards of Practice and Policy and Procedures, plus so much more.
New Resources Available Now
Fundamentals of Infusion Therapy Program
Fundamentals of Infusion Therapy (FIT) Program is an online, interactive platform that offers an enhanced learning experience through audio, video and 3D graphic presentations. The program features 8 learning modules that take the participant, step by step, through the essential elements of Infusion therapy. Developed in alignment with INS’ Infusion Therapy Standards of Practice, FIT is a valuable tool for students and practitioners at all levels of the Infusion Nursing specialty.
Clinical Competency Validation Program (CCVP) for Infusion Therapy
The Clinical Competency Validation Program (CCVP) for Infusion Therapy, 5th edition (2022) is the ideal tool for clinicians seeking to validate their infusion skills in both acute and alternative care settings. It was developed to achieve consistency in technical skill development, to validate competencies for catheter insertion and removal, and to standardize care and maintenance protocols for selected vascular and nonvascular devices and infusion-related practices.
Infusion Therapy Standards of Practice
Available for purchase in the INS bookstore
INS most recognized publication, the Infusion Therapy Standards of Practice provides the framework to define and develop organizational infusion-based policies and procedures for all practice settings.
Policies and Procedures for Infusion Therapy
Available for purchase in the INS bookstore
INS’ most recognized publication, the Infusion Therapy Standards of Practice provides the framework to define and develop organizational infusion-based policies and procedures for all practice settings.
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The Infusion Nurses Society (INS) is an international nonprofit organization representing infusion nurses and other clinicians who are engaged in the specialty practice of infusion therapy.
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