Open Book: Bloodstream infection related to peripheral intravenous cannula (May 2016)

20 May 2016 | Adverse Events

This report alerts providers to key findings and actions following review of a serious healthcare associated infection related to the insertion and management of a peripheral intravenous cannula (PIVC). The aim is to learn from the changes implemented after the event to prevent future similar events.

Last updated 15/11/2019