Reply To: Central line flushing

  • Kelly ONeill

    Member
    April 1, 2014 at 8:34 am

    Here are our flushing guidelines.

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    Kelly O’Neill
    Children’s Mercy Hospital
    Olathe, KS
    United States
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    Original Message:
    Sent: 03-31-2014 01:42 PM
    From: Anne Marie O’Keefe
    Subject: Central line flushing

    I believe we can all agree that each institution has some variation on central line flushing protocols.  Does anyone have a reference or chart they utilize to clearly define the dose of heparin, the volume of saline etc for various central venous catheters that they could share?  thank you

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    Anne Marie O’Keefe
    Livingston, NJ
    United States
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