Reply To: oozing from a port

  • Mary Lynn Rae

    August 30, 2019 at 8:26 am

    We do not access a port that is red or oozing….



    Mary Lynn

    Mary Lynn Rae, MSN, RN, CPHON

    NPD Practitioner/Clinical Educator Hem/Onc/SCT

    Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago

    T 312.227.4224 | |

    225 East Chicago Avenue, Box 248, Chicago, Illinois 60611-2991

    APHON Chicago Chapter President



    ——Original Message——

    ‚ÄčKindly advise what do you do in case you want to access a port that has oozing from the insertion site?
    do you still access it ?

    Thank you

    Sarah Hakim, MSN,RN
    Clinical Educator