Reply To: Site-Scrub* IPA Device

  • Mary Lynn Rae

    October 31, 2013 at 11:01 am

    see below.  We currently use alcohol and curos caps to cover the luer locks.  We are considering SiteScrub but want to see if it makes a difference in other sites first. 

    Mary Lynn Rae
    Ann & Robert Lurie Children’s Hospital
    Chicago, IL
    United States

    Original Message:
    Sent: 10-31-2013 04:54 AM
    From: Maria Emiluth Ramos
    Subject: Site-Scrub* IPA Device

    This message has been cross posted to the following Discussions: Inpatient Staff Hospital Issues and APHON Open Forum .

    Our facility is planning on trial Site-Scrub* IPA Device.  I wanted to ask group questions disinfection process during entries to catheters.

    1. Have you have experience with use  Site-Scrub* IPA Device.? 

    If Yes
    a) How do you like the product?
    b) Any issues you have encountered?
    c) Are you still using  Site-Scrub* IPA Device in your facility? If not what’s reasons if not mentioned above for change. 
    d) What product are you using now?

    2.  If you have no experience with use  Site-Scrub* IPA Device.  Please mark what you use to disinfect prior to line entries

    a) alcohol=yes
    b) CHG
    c) other please specify 

    3. Are you part of NACHRI/CHCA collaborative? Yes


    Maria Emiluth Ramos
    Children’s Hospital of New York Presbyterian
    NY, NY
    United States