Life Line: Challenges with Maintaining Venous Access in a Child with Complex Venous Anatomy

Track: 60 Minute Podium

Session Number: 801
Date: Sun, Apr 8th, 2018
Time: 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Description:

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Session Type: Clinical Practice

Session Description: This will be an interactive session where attendees will view diagnostic imaging and video interviews with the mother and interdisciplinary care team of an 8 year old patient with an extremely complex diagnosis that has been dependent on maintaining vascular access while awaiting a heart transplant.
Primary Presenter Bio: Krystalynn Barre currently has served as the nurse manager for the Vascular Access Team at Cook Children's Medical Center since 2014. She is a a certified PICC RN and is board certified in vascular access. Prior to joining the vascular access team, she practiced nursing in the pediatric ICU and Cardiac ICU at Cook Children's.
Primary Presenter Institution: Cook Children's Medical Center
Presenter 2 Institution: Cook Children's Medical Center
Presenter 2 Bio: Kathy Grieser has 39 years of experience as a pediatric nurse. She practiced 11 years in the NICU, 12 years in the PICU (10 of those as manager), and 12 years as the Cardiac ICU Coordinator. Kathy has been placing PICC lines since 2005 and has been on the Vascular Access Team at Cook Children's since 2013.
Session Type: Clinical Practice

Session Description: This will be an interactive session where attendees will view diagnostic imaging and video interviews with the mother and interdisciplinary care team of an 8 year old patient with an extremely complex diagnosis that has been dependent on maintaining vascular access while awaiting a heart transplant.
Primary Presenter Bio: Krystalynn Barre currently has served as the nurse manager for the Vascular Access Team at Cook Children's Medical Center since 2014. She is a a certified PICC RN and is board certified in vascular access. Prior to joining the vascular access team, she practiced nursing in the pediatric ICU and Cardiac ICU at Cook Children's.
Primary Presenter Institution: Cook Children's Medical Center
Presenter 2 Institution: Cook Children's Medical Center
Presenter 2 Bio: Kathy Grieser has 39 years of experience as a pediatric nurse. She practiced 11 years in the NICU, 12 years in the PICU (10 of those as manager), and 12 years as the Cardiac ICU Coordinator. Kathy has been placing PICC lines since 2005 and has been on the Vascular Access Team at Cook Children's since 2013.