Intravenous Therapy Support Team

Advice and support for nursing staff and other health care professionals to develop and improve their practice in IV therapy in the community.

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Information about our service

This service is running as normal at the moment. Please see the details below.

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Contact us

kcht.ivteam@nhs.net

Who we are

We are made up of a head of service and two Intravenous Therapy (IV) specialist nurses. We are here to help fellow healthcare professionals.

What we do

We support health care professionals employed by Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust. We aim to support reduced hospital admissions and early discharge from hospital.

We give advice and provide support to nursing staff and other health care professionals to develop and improve their own practice in IV therapy in the community, to help continually raise the quality and standards of care given.

How do you use this service?

You need to be referred by a GP or healthcare professional to use this service.