Breaking Down Tangled IV Lines: "Infusion Confusion"
In the ICU, many patients receive multiple infusions at a time. This makes it difficult to differentiate each line, as healthcare professionals must identify and follow the tubing, pump, and access port to make an infusion change.
The Second Victim: ADEs & Their Impact
WHO IS THE SECOND VICTIM?
Adverse Drug Events (ADEs) can result in traumatizing experiences. Patients are often left victimized after an unanticipated medical error or injury … However, there is a second victim we often overlook — the medical provider involved.
MedLite ID: An Innovation Reducing Infusion Confusion
While America’s healthcare system is no stranger to criticism and you likely already know about its need for reform, you may be surprised to learn where the spotlight is shining: on the IV lines hooked up to patients in ICUs, operating rooms, and COVID-19 units.