Reply To: Who infuses/connects stem cell products

  • Debra Bruene

    May 11, 2016 at 3:16 pm

    RNs connect to central lines; LIPs generally infuse by gravity (except cord blood which comes in a syringe and RN generally administers). 

    Deb Bruene, MA, RN , CPHON
    Nursing Practice Leader – Children’s and Women’s Services

    University of Iowa Children’s Hospital


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    It is our RN’s that connect the cells.  The MD/practitioner has to receive the cells on the unit to complete a checking process.