Longer dwell times for peripheral IV catheters may be contributing to CLABSIs.
For now, the situation isn’t urgent but Asante is prepared to pivot if cases climb further.
Holly Nickerson, DNP, vice president of Quality and Patient Safety, joins Shea Quinn to discuss this obstacle to success.
Central-line-associated bloodstream infections highlight the need for vigilance.
Although we have a way to go to sustain 90% adherence, we’ve made gains over the past year.