Reply To: Question regarding Infusion pumps

  • Sally Valentine Kimpel

    Member
    February 6, 2015 at 5:05 am

    IV pump alarms are just from the pump in the room. No connection to any other system.

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    Sally Valentine Kimpel, MN,RN,CNS,CPN,CPON
    Clinical Nurse Specialist Pediatrics
    Kaiser Foundation Hospital
    San Diego, CA
    United States
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    Original Message:
    Sent: 02-05-2015 11:13 AM
    From: Leticia Valdiviez
    Subject: Question regarding Infusion pumps

    The alarm is just in the room.

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    Leticia Valdiviez, CNS, CPHON, MSN
    Children’s Medical Center of Dallas
    Irving, TX
    United States
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    Original Message:
    Sent: 02-03-2015 05:30 PM
    From: Michael Hans
    Subject: Question regarding Infusion pumps

    This message has been cross posted to the following Discussions: Nurse Educators and APHON Open Forum .
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    When the infusion pumps at your institution have an alert, does the alert sound in the patient room only, or somewhere outside of the room, such as on a light at the patient door or at your nurses’ desk?

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    Michael Hans, BSN,MS,CPON
    Bartlett, TN
    United States
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