Hemodialysis Catheter Connection Checklist Mobile App
A RN, Clinical Technician, and PA can use the Hemodialysis Catheter Connection Checklist mobile app at their dialysis centers prior to patients receiving hemodialysis.
How does it work?
The app should be used for each patient at your health care facility. The app covers the following items: wear mask (if required), perform hand hygiene, put on new, clean gloves. clamp the catheter and remove caps, scrub catheter hub with antiseptic, allow hub antiseptic to dry, connect catheter to blood lines aseptically. remove gloves and perform hand hygiene. The app will help with infection control and heath integrity.