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ladena rhoden
Update me, please

My last count of states that allow PICC nurses to assess for initial tip placement was at 15.  Please let me know if the list has any additions:

Arizona

Arkansas

California

Georgia

Indiana

Kentucky

Michigan

Minnesota

Missouri

New Jersey

North Carolina

Oregon

Texas

Washington

lynncrni
The fall issue of JAVA had
The fall issue of JAVA had an article about this with states listed. You really can not go by which states have anything in writing about any particular procedure. Many states do not put anything in writing but instead have a scope of practice decision tree allowing the nurse and employer to make these decisions. Lynn

Lynn Hadaway, M.Ed., NPD-BC, CRNI

Lynn Hadaway Associates, Inc.

PO Box 10

Milner, GA 30257

Website http://www.hadawayassociates.com

Office Phone 770-358-7861

Daphne Broadhurst
Not sure if you're looking
Not sure if you're looking for Canadian data; however, we were cleared by the College of Nurses of Ontario for radiographic tip placement verification & some of our team are now trained to do so.

Daphne Broadhurst
Desjardins Pharmacy
Ottawa, Canada

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