Reply To: Patient Identification: ID Bands

  • Kathleen Ackerman

    April 23, 2020 at 11:49 am

    a universal problem to  be sure. We are trialing soft wrist bands in our toddlers, I will try to post an update on how this is going soon​

    Kathy Ackerman, MSN, PCNS-BC
    MSK Kids, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    NY, NY
    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!

    Cara Johnson RNIII, BSN, CPON®

    Clinical Manager

    Hematology/Oncology Inpatient

    Cincinnati Childrens Hospital

    Work: (513)803-0306

    Cell: (513) 490-9253