Do any of you start a-lines during your care? If so, what is the training required of your providers?
Posted 07 March 2018 - 10:10 AM
Jonathan Lieblein BSN, RN, CCRN, CTRN, CEN, NRP, FP-C, CCP-C
You have two choices when facing a problem...sit down and cry, or put on your big boy boxers and deal with it
Posted 10 March 2018 - 05:42 PM
We place them rather frequently, especially for our stroke patients. The initial training requires 5 successful placements in-house and under the direct supervision of a credentialed provider. Then you're released into the wild!