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  • Posted in: Staff Nurse SIG

    Thank you for your response Misty!  We too have a nursing policy regarding care and maintenance of CLs however nothing concerning removal. ------------------------------ Diane Lockett Youngstown OH - ...

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    We use amber bags for both and wrap the tubing. BD does make an amber luer lock syringe but it is only available in the UK. I did reach out to our representative and forwarded him a copy of the ISMP alert ...

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    ​We have staff education regarding maintenance and insertion of the lines but not anything directed towards removal (other than policy). ------------------------------ Misty Williams, MSN, RNC-NIC Advanced ...

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    Hello Misty, Currently, our umbilical lines and PICCS are removed by the provider group (physician/advance practice nurse)​.  We are moving to change current practice where all NICU related central lines ...



  • Nurse In Washington Internship (NIWI) Scholarship

    NANN will be awarding one scholarship to the Nurse in Washington Internship (NIWI) Program. NIWI is taking place in Washington D.C. from March 23 - 25, 2020. NIWI is a great opportunity for nurses interested in learning how to influence policy at the local and national level. The ... More
  • 2020 NICU Leadership Forum Scholarship

    NANN is offering five (5) scholarships to cover registration for attending the NICU Leadership Forum taking place April 19 - 23, 2020 at the Naples Grande Hotel in Naples, Florida. The deadline to apply is Friday, December 20. Please reach out with any questions.  ... More
  • GE Press Release: Voluntary Field Corrective Action

    GE Healthcare recently issued press release that provides information about a voluntary field corrective action that they initiated involving their Giraffe and Panda Warmers after they became aware that the bedside panels and latch areas on the beds may ... More