IVTeam Phils Hub
This copy of the procedures from the 7th edition of the
Nursing Standards on Intravenous Practice
by ANSAPwas reproduced for educational purposes of Filipino student nurses and registered nurseswho need to review and study the procedures prior to actual IVT training and practicum.
DISCONTINUING AN IV INFUSION
1. Verify written doctor’s order to discontinue IV including IV medicines.2. Observe ten (10) Rs.3. Assess and inform the patient of thediscontinuation of IV infusion & of anymedicine.4. Prepare the necessary materials: IV tray or injection tray with sterile cottonballs with alcohol, plaster, pick-up forceps in antiseptic solution, kidneybasin, Band-Aid.5. Wash hands before and after procedure.