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Hi Cara. We have had the same issues for several years. We use cloth ID bands that one of the moms of one our RNs makes for us and that seems to help a little.
——————————————- Mary Lynn Rae Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago Chicago, IL United States ——————————————-
——————————————- Original Message: Sent: 10-03-2014 10:40 AM From: Cara Johnson Subject: Patient Identification: ID Bands
This message has been cross posted to the following Discussions: Nurse Educators and APHON Open Forum . ——————————————- Our institution does barcode scanning and we continue to have issues with patients keeping ID bands on. Has anyone done any improvement work surrounding this and it has worked?? Any and all feedback is appreciated!