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Outcome Data Points

 Good Day Everyone, 

A 2016 goal for our Vasc Access Service is to capture Outcome Data vs Productivity Data.  I need your collective input. Send me ONE data point you feel would be important to capture. Let's see how many different suggestions we can come up with...


GO !

 Any or all of the

 Any or all of the complications listed in the 2016 INS Standards of Practice which includes


Infiltration and Extravasation

Nerve Injuries

CVAD Occlusion


Air Embolism

Catheter Damage (embolism, repair, exchange)

CVAD-Associated Venous Thrombosis

CVAD Malposition



Lynn Hadaway, M.Ed., RN, BC, CRNI

Lynn Hadaway Associates, Inc.

126 Main Street, PO Box 10

Milner, GA 30257


Office Phone 770-358-7861

jill nolte
patient satisfaction

patient satisfaction

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I know you just wanted one.

I know you just wanted one. sorry. I can't resist - decrease in medication delays due to loss of vascular access.

Good topic.....I defined

Good topic.....I defined productivity as hospital days. For every line insertion you potentionally save 1 hospital day. Sorry, you can figure out how to one work that



When ans why line removed

When ans why line removed (released with line, therpay complete, thrombus, suspected infection, confirmed infection, accidental removal, ect.)


Rose Feltner RN, BSN, CRNI
Speciality Practice Nurse
Vascular Access Team
Indiana University Hospital Bloomington
[email protected]

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