Reply To: PowerFlow Implantable Apheresis IV Port

  • Anne Marie Sterk

    June 9, 2021 at 8:29 am


    Good Morning


      We use them here for patients that require pheresis, which means we also use them as needed when that are admitted



    Anne Marie Sterk, RN, BBA, MSN,CPON

    Unit Based Educator- CHAM 9

    Children’s Hospital at Montefiore Medical Center

    3415 Bainbridge Avenue

    Bronx, NY  10467



    Original Message:
    Sent: 6/8/2021 3:07:00 PM
    From: Lori Vertz
    Subject: PowerFlow Implantable Apheresis IV Port

    I am wondering if any facilities are using a PowerFlow BD for Sickle Cell patients requiring exchange transfusions with poor PIV access.  ​

    Lori Vertz RN MSN, CNL CPON
    HSHS St. Vincent Children’s Hospital
    Green Bay, WI 54301