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

16th November, 2021

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: 16th November, 2021