Policy Number

735

IWK - 735 - Central Venous Access Device (CVAD) Care & Maintenance

Description

Policy has been revised to incorporate 9 existing CVAD policies into 1 document.  No practice changes in the revision.

Related Documents

IWK - 1155 - Insertion and Maintenance of Peripheral Intravenous Devices and Initiation and Maintenance of Peripheral Intravenous Therapy
IWK - 20.10 - Injectable Medications
IWK - 205.2 - Hand Hygiene
IWK - 324.2 - Approval and Performance of Beyond Entry Level Competencies (BELCs) by Registered Nurses at the IWK Health Centre
IWK - 736 - Medical Directive for Accessing Central Venous Access Devices Prior to Surgery and/or Medical Treatment in Children's Health Program
IWK - 737 - Care Directive for Heparin Locking Central Venous Access Devices in Children's Health Program
IWK - 740 - CVAD Complications and their Management