Reply To: Treadmill for SCT Patient?

  • Carie Murphy

    Member
    January 31, 2023 at 9:51 am

    We also once had a teenager who PT brought in hospital approved equipment. 

     

     

    Carie Murphy, MSN, RN, CPON

    Peds Hem/Onc/BMT Educator

    Wolfson Children’s Hospital

    800 Prudential Drive, Weaver Tower 4

    Jacksonville, FL  32207

    ( (904)202-0520

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    Original Message:
    Sent: 1/31/2023 9:18:00 AM
    From: Anne Raines
    Subject: RE: Treadmill for SCT Patient?

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    Hi Mary Lynn,

    We had a previous AML patient who was on the high school track team and our physical therapy team brought in an approved treadmill for him.
    Anne

    Anne Raines, MSN, RN, CPHON
    RN Clinical Coordinator
    Hem/Onc Children’s Blood and Cancer Center

    t: 512-628-1900 x81974

    Dell Children's

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    Original Message:
    Sent: 1/31/2023 9:03:00 AM
    From: Mary Lynn Rae
    Subject: Treadmill for SCT Patient?

    Hello All:

    We have a teenager that will be getting a SCT in the next few days; parents are asking if they could purchase a foldable treadmill to keep in the room during his stay for exercise as he likes walking the best.  This was the one they want to order.  Just wondering if your units allow this and did anyone from your hospital have to approve? (i.e. safety or risk management)? Or maybe you purchased some like this for your unit? 

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    Mary Lynn Rae, MSN, RN, NPD-BC, CPHON, BMTCN
    Nursing Professional Development Educator Hem/Onc/SCT
    Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago
    312-227-4224
    mlrae@luriechildrens.org
    225 East Chicago Avenue,
    Chicago, Illinois 60611-2991
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