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We do not use it for patients that have any sign of skin irritation but especially Grade 3 or 4. No evidence to support.
—————————— Mary Lynn Rae, CPHON,MSN,RN Ann & Robert H Lurie Childrens Hospital of Chicago Chicago, IL United States ————————————————————————- Original Message: Sent: 08-26-2016 08:29 AM From: Chris Donaghey Subject: CHG bathing and GvH
Does your hospital have a policy on the use of CHG wipes on kids experiencing skin GvH (yes/no, staging, etc.)? And if you could share policy or evidence either way, that would be wonderful as we are evaluating ours versus one for an entire academic health center.
—————————— Chris Donaghey, CNS,CPHON,MSN,RN Clinical Nurse Specialist – Hematology/Oncology/Stem Cell Transplant Indianapolis, IN United States ——————————