Trivia: Heart PIV Insertion, Maintenance And Tubing! Quiz

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An Iv when not properly inserted can lead to a lot of dangerous occurrences such as hematomas, and these can even cause death. As a nursing student, what do you know about making a correct Heart PIV insertion, maintenance, and tubing? Take up this annual quiz on the topic and get to understand more on it before the test. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A PIV can be inserted without an LIP order?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Prior to accessing any PIV, PICC, or Central line the catheter hub must be prepared by scrubbing using a twisting motion for how many seconds?
    • A. 

      2 sec

    • B. 

      5 sec

    • C. 

      15 sec

  • 3. 
    The PIV is flushed at minimum every how many hours?
    • A. 

      4 hours

    • B. 

      8 hours

    • C. 

      12 hours

  • 4. 
    The PIV must be assessed hourly in all EXCEPT which situation?
    • A. 

      Blood Administration

    • B. 

      Irritant Solution

    • C. 

      NS

  • 5. 
    A PIV is assessed at minimum every 24 hours.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    A PIV must be changed every how many hours?
    • A. 

      24 hours

    • B. 

      72 hours

    • C. 

      96 hours

  • 7. 
    Continuous IV tubing (excluding low-sorbing)  that stays attached to the catheter must be changed every how many hours?
    • A. 

      24 hours

    • B. 

      48 hours

    • C. 

      96 hours

  • 8. 
    The blue catheter hubs/claves get changed in the following situations EXCEPT.
    • A. 

      Blood Draw

    • B. 

      Blood Administration

    • C. 

      Never

    • D. 

      Every 7 days

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