Reply To: Port Accessing Non-Hem/Onc Patients

  • Mary Lynn Rae

    Member
    November 25, 2013 at 2:05 pm

    Regardless of the area, we require 5 successful attempts accessing a port for competency.  Most of the areas that have higher volumes come to our ONC clinic to get certified (i.e. ED or pre/post OP). 

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    Mary Lynn Rae
    Ann & Robert Lurie Children’s Hospital
    Chicago, IL
    United States
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    Original Message:
    Sent: 11-25-2013 02:03 PM
    From: Susan Russo
    Subject: Port Accessing Non-Hem/Onc Patients

    This message has been cross posted to the following Discussions: APHON Open Forum and Inpatient Staff Hospital Issues .
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    Who accesses Non-Hem/Onc patient ports at your hospital?

    Thanks for the input.

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    Susan Russo
    Hem Onc Interim Nurse Educator
    Austin, TX
    United States
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