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#IVchat 01192011

  1. 1. #IVchat Healthcare Hashtag Twitter Transcript From: Wed Jan 19 17:00:00 PST 2011 To: Wed Jan 19 18:10:00 PST 2011 Learn more about #IVchat at The Healthcare Hashtag Project joyceharrellrn Hi! How is everyone doing tonight? #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:00:11 PST 2011 IVchat Let's start with introductions...tell us who u r, what u do...Welcome #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:00:17 PST 2011 InfusionNurse Howdy all! Cora here infusion nurse and moderator for IVchat. welcome #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:00:55 PST 2011 joyceharrellrn Joyce, Wellness Coach, and Oncology Nurse, and Moderator of Nursing Link!!! #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:01:13 PST 2011 IVchat @joyceharrellrn Hi Joyce, welcome glad to see u. Feeling better? #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:01:30 PST 2011 IVchat Awesome! RT @joyceharrellrn: Joyce, Wellness Coach, and Oncology Nurse, and Moderator of Nursing Link!!! #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:01:53 PST 2011 InfusionNurse @joyceharrellrn good to see u Joyce! #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:02:16 PST 2011 joyceharrellrn I am still pretty sick, but really using the herbal teas and resting. Just what I needed. Kleenex box at my side :) #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:02:24 PST 2011 MEDsyntrix Hi all, regular lurker here..Jon, not a nurse but always interested in ur chat #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:02:56 PST 2011 joyceharrellrn Good to see everyone here! I know you will come trickling in!!! #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:03:16 PST 2011 IVchat Hi Jon, welcome and good to see u again!! #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:03:35 PST 2011
  2. 2. joyceharrellrn @MEDsyntrix Great to have you here! #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:03:38 PST 2011 InfusionNurse Think its gonna be a cozy group tonight....many other chats going on and American Idol too..LOL #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:04:39 PST 2011 NursingLink Urgent Care Fills a Niche Between #Doctor, #Hospital http://ow.ly/3GF29 #healthcare #mdchat #ivchat Wed Jan 19 17:05:02 PST 2011 IVchat Welcome to lurkers as well....just chime in anytime. Gonna begin with T1 in a bit. #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:05:16 PST 2011 joyceharrellrn @NursingLink Hi Crystal. Good to see you... #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:05:43 PST 2011 IVchat remember to post T1 before ur replies... #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:05:51 PST 2011 CherylHeppard All is well here Joyce! How are you? Feeling better? RT @joyceharrellrn: Hi! How is everyone doing tonight? #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:06:05 PST 2011 IVchat Good to see u Crystal RT @joyceharrellrn: @NursingLink Hi Crystal. Good to see you... #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:06:29 PST 2011 joyceharrellrn @CherylHeppard Still pretty sick.Really using herbal teas and aromatherapy for healing... #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:06:55 PST 2011 joyceharrellrn Did I miss Q1? #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:07:22 PST 2011 InfusionNurse @CherylHeppard welcome to IV chat... #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:07:28 PST 2011 IVchat T1 - a question regarding use of nitro ointment on skin to dilate/help find veins...what r u thoughts on this? #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:08:00 PST 2011 joyceharrellrn @CherylHeppard Is this your first time here? #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:08:02 PST 2011 VascularAccess Hey u all...been a while, I'm Michelle...#IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:08:34 PST 2011 joyceharrellrn RT @IVchat: T1 - a question regarding use of nitro ointment on skin to dilate/help find veins...what r u thoughts on this? #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:08:55 PST 2011
  3. 3. IVchat RT @IVchat: T1 - a question regarding use of nitro ointment on skin to dilate/help find veins...what r u thoughts on this? #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:09:08 PST 2011 joyceharrellrn T1 ~ I read that article, and honestly it's the first time I had heard this. #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:09:16 PST 2011 maryannagordon @InfusionNurse Q - best practice for securing peripheral IV site? I'm teaching StatLock, our hosp supplies, hope that's correct #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:09:18 PST 2011 joyceharrellrn @VascularAccess Hi Michelle! #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:09:26 PST 2011 IVchat Welcome back, good to see u..RT @VascularAccess: Hey u all...been a while, Im Michelle... #IVchat #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:09:53 PST 2011 pjmachado RT @NursingLink: Urgent Care Fills a Niche Between #Doctor, #Hospital http://ow.ly/3GF29 #healthcare #mdchat #ivchat Wed Jan 19 17:09:59 PST 2011 joyceharrellrn @maryannagordon @InfusionNurse We use StatLock at my hospital. #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:10:22 PST 2011 IVchat RT @maryannagordon: Q - best practice for securing peripheral IV site? Im teaching StatLock, our hosp supplies, hope thats correct #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:10:28 PST 2011 IVchat RT @joyceharrellrn: T1 ~ I read that article, and honestly its the first time I had heard this. #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:10:44 PST 2011 InfusionNurse @joyceharrellrn @maryannagordon - make that T2 - yes it is best to use a securement device such as statlock..welcome to IVchat. #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:11:44 PST 2011 PsychNurseinWI #IVchat I'm fabulous thanks! Got licensed today as an RN! Wed Jan 19 17:12:25 PST 2011 MedicalNotice @joyceharrellrn Where is the article on that? #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:12:29 PST 2011 VascularAccess T1 - seems nitro is a bit overkill and maybe dangerous....would not think of using it! #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:12:44 PST 2011 IVchat @PsychNurseinWI Congrats to you!! #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:13:19 PST 2011
  4. 4. joyceharrellrn RT @MedicalNotice: @joyceharrellrn Where is the article on that? @IVChat, Cora, can you give her the link to that? #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:13:19 PST 2011 NursingLink Sorry to interrupt! Won't be able to make it, but I hope it's a great chat tonight nonetheless :) #ivchat Wed Jan 19 17:13:28 PST 2011 InfusionNurse @PsychNurseinWI Yay! Congrats and welcome to the club!!! #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:13:54 PST 2011 joyceharrellrn @NursingLink See you! I can't stay on the whole time... #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:14:34 PST 2011 InfusionNurse @joyceharrellrn @MedicalNotice..here's the link www.infusionnurse.org #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:14:41 PST 2011 IVchat @NursingLink we will miss u..thanks for stopping by!! #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:15:08 PST 2011 joyceharrellrn @InfusionNurse Thanks for that link for @medicalnotice #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:15:27 PST 2011 InfusionNurse RT @VascularAccess: T1 - seems nitro is a bit overkill and maybe dangerous....would not think of using it! #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:15:49 PST 2011 InfusionNurse I have used nitro oint in the past, not a routine and pt c/o HA #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:16:48 PST 2011 VascularAccess T1 - there are other ways to dilate/find veins....dry heat is one I use most often..#IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:17:21 PST 2011 InfusionNurse welcome..RT @joyceharrellrn: @InfusionNurse Thanks for that link for @medicalnotice #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:17:41 PST 2011 joyceharrellrn We have one of those "light" devices to help find veins. I can't imagine the hosp. would approve nitro. #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:18:02 PST 2011 IVchat RT @VascularAccess: T1 - there are other ways to dilate/find veins....dry heat is one I use most often..#IVchat #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:18:08 PST 2011 InfusionNurse @VascularAccess ..yes, dry heat works very well....i agree.. #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:18:37 PST 2011 MedicalNotice @InfusionNurse Wow, for some patients it seems that it might could be dangerous... I would nit want it used on me! #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:18:46 PST 2011
  5. 5. IVchat RT @joyceharrellrn: We have one of those "light" devices to help find veins. I cant imagine the hosp. would approve nitro. #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:18:49 PST 2011 InfusionNurse @joyceharrellrn ..agree, dont have nitro oint just sitting around for IV start... #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:19:28 PST 2011 chemosabe hey y'all Glen joining l8, bin interviewing and clinical. Statlock only used here for PICC's. #ivchat Wed Jan 19 17:19:44 PST 2011 InfusionNurse @MedicalNotice ..it can be...so not really recommended for many pts.. #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:20:00 PST 2011 IVchat @chemosabe Hey Glen...welcome! #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:20:29 PST 2011 InfusionNurse RT @chemosabe: hey yall Glen joining l8, bin interviewing and clinical. Statlock only used here for PICCs. #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:20:45 PST 2011 joyceharrellrn @chemosabe Hey there! Great to see you here. #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:21:14 PST 2011 IVchat T2 was a question from @maryannagordon on statlock for PIV... #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:21:51 PST 2011 chemosabe always happy to be here when I can @joyceharrellrn @ivchat #ivchat Wed Jan 19 17:22:17 PST 2011 InfusionNurse T2 - securement device is recommended for both...to stabilize the catheter to prevent movement in/out.. #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:22:49 PST 2011 joyceharrellrn I need to sign out. My daughter (new RN) has had a really bad day at the hospital Calling for moral support... :) #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:22:58 PST 2011 chemosabe T2 PIVC secured only with occlusive dressing and tape in our practices. only fancy thing is 2 use or not 2 use chevron taping method #ivchat Wed Jan 19 17:23:18 PST 2011 IVchat @joyceharrellrn Thanks for stopping by Joyce...get well soon!! #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:23:42 PST 2011 joyceharrellrn @IVchat @joyceharrellrn Thanks! I am taking care of myself. I have learned to do that...Goon nite, you all... #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:24:25 PST 2011
  6. 6. InfusionNurse @chemosabe ..not transparent dsg for piv? #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:24:47 PST 2011 VascularAccess T2 - transparent dsg - some have securement device attached...statlock is a brand..#IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:26:01 PST 2011 InfusionNurse RT @VascularAccess: T2 - transparent dsg - some have securement device attached...statlock is a brand..#IVchat #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:26:32 PST 2011 InfusionNurse T2 - still important is to secure the catheter so prevent the movement... #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:27:09 PST 2011 IVchat T3 coming up.... #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:27:34 PST 2011 PsychNurseinWI #IVchat Bye Joyce Wed Jan 19 17:27:37 PST 2011 MEDsyntrix From a not a nurse, is there a diff securement vs. dressing? #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:28:02 PST 2011 InfusionNurse @MEDsyntrix dressing to protect IV site..securement - anchors IVcath in place.. #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:29:20 PST 2011 IVchat T3 - multi lumen central caths..if 1 lumen is clotted, would u continue to use the other that isnt clotted? why? #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:30:30 PST 2011 MEDsyntrix Ah, thanks for the info....#IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:31:01 PST 2011 InfusionNurse RT @IVchat: T3 - multi lumen central caths..if 1 lumen is clotted, would u continue to use the other that isnt clotted? why? #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:31:35 PST 2011 visiting_nurse Gr8 #IVchat topics sorry I'm a lurker tonight. Interesting to read abt current practices esp nitro. Wed Jan 19 17:31:39 PST 2011 VascularAccess T3 I would ..so not be a problem...#IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:32:10 PST 2011 IVchat @visiting_nurse thank you for visiting...chime in anytime with ? or replies.. #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:32:47 PST 2011 InfusionNurse i agree but most impt is to take care of the clotted lumen...RT @VascularAccess: T3 I would ..so not be a problem...#IVchat #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:33:26 PST 2011
  7. 7. VascularAccess @InfusionNurse ..agree but if pt. needs infusion, shld use the working lumen...#IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:34:28 PST 2011 IVchat RT @VascularAccess: @InfusionNurse ..agree but if pt. needs infusion, shld use the working lumen...#IVchat #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:34:50 PST 2011 InfusionNurse @VascularAccess right, but the clotted lumen needs attention ASAP - the clot can be a magnet for infection #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:35:48 PST 2011 VascularAccess T#@InfusionNurse .u mean I cant label it "clotted, do not use" and forget about it? LOL....#IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:36:28 PST 2011 IVchat RT @InfusionNurse: @VascularAccess right, but the clotted lumen needs attention ASAP - the clot can be a magnet for infection #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:36:38 PST 2011 InfusionNurse @VascularAccess Nooooo...LOL, don't - if it is clotted, it needs to be declotted.... #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:37:33 PST 2011 FionaMBarr ? about PICC lines that have no bld return. They seem to be common on my floor. Noone seems to fix them . I a new nurse new to PICC #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:38:48 PST 2011 VascularAccess @InfusionNurse ...was just kidding...but understand ur point on infection magnet...#IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:38:50 PST 2011 IVchat @FionaMBarr will make ur ? T4...thanks #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:39:41 PST 2011 IVchat T4 RT @FionaMBarr: ? PICC lines no bld return. They seem to be common on my floor. Noone seems to fix them new nurse new to PICC #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:40:15 PST 2011 FionaMBarr what SHOULD I be doing. No one seems to do anything. DOes this mean they are clotted? #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:40:40 PST 2011 InfusionNurse @FionaMBarr T4 - then ur PICCs have probs..PICCs are central lines and shld hav bld returns... #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:40:54 PST 2011 InfusionNurse @FionaMBarr ..could be a lot of causes...does ur hosp have declotting policies? #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:41:44 PST 2011 VascularAccess @FionaMBarr ...r those PICC routinely flushed? #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:42:17 PST 2011
  8. 8. InfusionNurse @FionaMBarr look up policy, investigate tip placement, ask for orders to declot with cathflo... #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:43:09 PST 2011 FionaMBarr I always flush b4 and after meds or infusions. #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:43:35 PST 2011 InfusionNurse @FionaMBarr ..one thing is dont infuse if you dont get a blood return...no bld return=problems.. #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:44:10 PST 2011 FionaMBarr Thank you. I Will be asking a LOT of questions. Only been there two months. #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:44:12 PST 2011 FionaMBarr Thank you for your advice and answers. Not happy about a lot of things there but this was really bugging me. Goodnight, #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:45:21 PST 2011 VascularAccess @fionaMbarr ..do you flush w/o difficulty but no blg reuntr? could be a fibrin sheath at tip of picc... #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:45:37 PST 2011 InfusionNurse @FionaMBarr ..ur welcome, join us again and let us know what happens.. #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:46:07 PST 2011 IVchat anymore on T3 - about clotted lumen? #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:46:33 PST 2011 InfusionNurse Back to T3 - IMO, use the ok lumen to infuse but pay attention to the clotted one ASAP... #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:47:46 PST 2011 VascularAccess T3 @InfusionNurse ..what she said...agreed #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:48:19 PST 2011 IVchat T5 - Standards of practice...does every nurse know or follow the infusion nursing standards of practices... #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:49:21 PST 2011 InfusionNurse LOL. thanks and dont label "donot use"..LOL RT @VascularAccess: T3 @InfusionNurse ..what she said...agreed #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:49:55 PST 2011 InfusionNurse RT @IVchat: T5 - Standards of practice...does every nurse know or follow the infusion nursing standards of practices... #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:50:09 PST 2011 InfusionNurse Being an infusion nurse, this is my bible..but I dont think many otherRNS who does IVs think it applies to them... #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:51:04 PST 2011
  9. 9. VascularAccess T5 - It applies to all who inserts PIV, central lines and manages them even if not a "infusion nurse or IV nurse" #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:51:59 PST 2011 IVchat RT @VascularAccess: T5 - It applies to all even if not a "infusion nurse or IV nurse" #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:52:44 PST 2011 InfusionNurse @VascularAccess ..I wish everyone would see it that way, even if not an IV nurse, but inserting IVs or caring 4 central lines, etc.. #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:53:46 PST 2011 InfusionNurse For those not familiar, heres a link to the standards..http://www.ins1.org/i4a/pages/index.cfm?pageid=3310, consider reading.. #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:54:56 PST 2011 InfusionNurse Also, the new updated 2011 standards will be out soon...http://www.ins1.org/i4a/pages/index.cfm?pageid=1..think about getting 1 #ivchat Wed Jan 19 17:56:35 PST 2011 IVchat Parting thoughts tonight?? #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:56:51 PST 2011 VascularAccess @InfusionNurse ..wish they'd hurryup and mail it out...#IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:57:21 PST 2011 InfusionNurse Want to share this posts with all..http://inqri.blogspot.com/2011/01/infusion-nurses-keep-patients- safer.html?cid=xtw_humancap #ivchat Wed Jan 19 17:57:55 PST 2011 VascularAccess @IVchat ..thanks again for the chat..nice cozy group here...#IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:58:36 PST 2011 VascularAccess @infusionnurse....NICE..u go infusion nurses!! #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:59:00 PST 2011 chemosabe sorry bin doing clinical work, yes the occlusive dressings are transparent not island. #ivchat Wed Jan 19 17:59:43 PST 2011 IVchat Thanks....RT @InfusionNurse: Want to share this posts with all..http://bit.ly/hGKTUX #IVchat Wed Jan 19 17:59:45 PST 2011 IVchat Ok, that's a wrap but before we go...wishing all infusion/IV nurses a Happy IV nurse day on Jan 25!!! YAY for infusion nurses!! #IVchat Wed Jan 19 18:00:39 PST 2011 VascularAccess Happy IV nurse day to all nurses, not just infusion nurses!! :) #IVchat Wed Jan 19 18:01:40 PST 2011
  10. 10. InfusionNurse @chemosabe ..occlusive here means can't see the IV site - usually gauze.. #ivchat Wed Jan 19 18:01:50 PST 2011 IVchat Thanks to all for chatting tonight...next IV chat will b Feb. 3 - same time, same channel!! good night!! #IVchat Wed Jan 19 18:02:40 PST 2011 VascularAccess good night..bye...thanks to all!! #IVchat Wed Jan 19 18:03:20 PST 2011

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