Does any institution have a policy or standard for reinforcing CVL dressings if they are still occlusive, but are starting to peel up?
That would be far below the standard of care. Any catheter dressing that is nonadherent to the skin must be changed immediately. Lynn
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