This program reviews the daily best practices for vascular access devices to prevent infection and complications. Specifically, we review the importance of cleansing:
- Use of clean gloves
- Disinfection of access hubs
We also review the daily procedure for assessing:
- Insertion site
- Catheter function
- Signs of infection/complications
Also, we provide a detailed review of the basics of flushing a catheter to keep it clear of medications and blood, in an effort to eliminate complications.
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SAVE ! This class is included in the Infection Prevention Bundle, along with 3 other courses for your yearly requirement (per SHEA guidelines) for a reduced price of $125.00.
SAVE !! the Safe IV Patient Care class is also included when you purchase the Care & Maintenance Bundle, along with 5 other courses for a reduced price of $235.00.