Peripheral IV Infiltration/Extravasation (PIVIE): Reducing Severe Events through Nurse Education and New Technology

Track: 30 Minute Podium

Session Number: 505A
Date: Fri, Apr 26th, 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Description:

1. Helm, R. E., Klausner, J.D., Klemperer, J.D., Flint, L.M., and Huang, E. (2015). “Accepted but Unacceptable: Peripheral IV Catheter Failure.” Journal of Infusion Nursing, 38(3), 189-203.
2. Legemaat, M, et.all, (2016). “Peripheral Intravenous Cannulation: Complication Rates in the Neonatal Population, A Multicenter, Observational Study, Journal of Vascular Access, 17(4) 360-365 3
3. Gorski, Lisa A., et al. “Recommendations for Frequency of Assessment of the Short Peripheral Catheter Site.” Journal of Infusion Nursing, vol. 35, no. 5, 2012, pp. 290–292., doi:10.1097/nan.0b013e318267f636.

Session Type: Quality Improvement

Session Description: Peripheral intravenous (IV) therapy is associated with an overall high failure rate. Current best practice has been unable to correct this problem. Discover how to plan and implement new protocols including immediate countermeasures, education/assessment, and innovative technology for reduction of severe/moderate adverse events from IV infiltration.
Primary Presenter Bio:
Primary Presenter Institution: Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters
Session Type: Quality Improvement

Session Description: Peripheral intravenous (IV) therapy is associated with an overall high failure rate. Current best practice has been unable to correct this problem. Discover how to plan and implement new protocols including immediate countermeasures, education/assessment, and innovative technology for reduction of severe/moderate adverse events from IV infiltration.
Primary Presenter Bio:
Primary Presenter Institution: Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters