Reply To: Blood Cultures

  • Sandra Randall

    January 21, 2015 at 2:24 pm

    just from the central line.  
    Sandra Randall, MS,RN
    Mail Code: DC10S
    Doernbecher Children’s Hospital
    Portland, OR
    United States

    Original Message:
    Sent: 01-21-2015 01:51 PM
    From: Debra Bruene
    Subject: Blood Cultures

    This message has been cross posted to the following Discussions: Nurse Educators and APHON Open Forum .
    When children are febrile and have a central line, are you drawing both peripheral and central blood cultures? and how often?  Thanks so much!

    Debra Bruene, RN, MA CPHON
    University of Iowa Children’s Hospital
    Iowa City, IA
    United States