Hospitals & Services
The IV Link Staff Website is the information portal for South Island IV Link staff who currently require Intravenous Therapy as an endorsement for staff.
IV Link staff are supported by the Regional IV Advisory Group, which includes representatives from many health care providers around the South Island.
The aim of this website is to
Provide an interface for allied healthcare providers in the South Island region who currently certify intravenous therapy as an endorsement for staff, to work more closely together, sharing resources and ideas
Assist the Health Care Providers to work together to standardise intravenous therapy processes and practices
The site is maintained by the Regional IV Advisory Group whose aim is;
"To improve patient safety by providing leadership on intravenous therapy".
Please click on any of the links below for additional information
Roles & Responsibilities of Staff in the IV Link Process
IV Link Study Days are held for Nurses and Midwives to become Certified IV Link Staff. All potiential IV Link Staff must be...
Find copies of patient information booklets which can be printed out and used with the education of patients on their Central...
You can familiarise yourself with the tool, policies, procedures and checking procedure before attempting an audit.
A list of useful links and resources around intravenous therapy. You are welcome to print these off and share them.
Minutes for the IV Advisory Group
The Regional IV Advisory Group is a collection of representatives from healthcare providers around the South Island.
TOR Regional IV Advisory Group May 2016.
Regional IV Resource Group Strategic Plan 2016-2019
Click HERE to contact the Regional Intravenous Advisory Group
Click HERE to view the structure:
peripheral intravenous fluid and
medication endorsement framework.