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AV500 Vein Visualization Skills

Step 1

Self Guided AV500 Training

The AccuVein AV500 digitally displays a map of the vasculature on the surface of the skin in real time, allowing clinicians to verify vein patency and avoid valves or bifurcations. It is handheld and lightweight, weighing only 10 ounces (275g), and easily converts to hands-free with the use of optional wheeled or fixed stands.

Please view the following video library to learn more.

AV500 Product Overview

This video demonstrates:

  • Identification of AV500 features and functions (aka, buttonology)
  • How to properly use the AV500 device

AccuVein Guided PIV Assessment

This video delivers:

  • Benefits of performing a near-infrared guided site assessment with AV500
  • Tips to help support a successful PIV site assessment and catheter insertion

Self-Guided AV500 In-Service Training

The AccuVein AV500 is very easy to learn and use.

This 5 minute video will cover the key skills you need to be successful with AccuVein NIR Vein Visualization.

For AccuVein training and education questions, please contact us at

Step 2

Using the HF580 Powered Stand

The AccuVein HF580 is a flexible, wheeled stand with a built-in charging capability for hands-free and mobile applications of the AccuVein vein visualization device. It allows the AV500 to be positioned during a procedure and to charge the device between procedures.

Click the play button to learn more about how easy it is to use the HF580 in any medical setting.

Step 3

Assessing Your Knowledge

Print A Certificate Of Completion

After you’ve watched the training videos, please take the Vein Visualization knowledge assessment and print your certificate of completion for your records. Please contact us at with questions or for assistance.

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