Converting to a Saline Lock - 7. Flush lock with 5 mL...

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HLTH1210/Licensed Practical Nurse-Certified SKILL CHECKLIST FOR PERIPHERAL INTERMITTENT ACCESS DEVICE CONVERSION STEPS FOR PROCEDURE PASS FAIL 1. Check physician’s order 2. Check the IV site 3. Wash your hands 4. Assemble supplies/equipment 5. Identify the client 6. Turn off IV and disconnect it at the needle/catheter hub
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Unformatted text preview: 7. Flush lock with 5 mL sterile saline 8. Observe amount of remaining IV solution and dispose in proper place 9. Promote client comfort 10. Dispose of packaging and waste materials 11. Wash your hands 12. Document site appearance and procedure...
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This note was uploaded on 02/01/2011 for the course PNR 182 taught by Professor Toole during the Spring '10 term at Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College.

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