Safety in the ICU
Tubing and Luer connectors disconnections and safety for staff and patients
Tubing and Luer disconnections are a major concern that often results in serious complications for the patient. However, the good news is that the majority of the critical scenarios can be easily prevented with the right protocols and equipment.
Addressing the Misconnections Issue
Creating universal standards for small-bore connectors that include sufficient differences between connectors for different purposes, can eliminate the risk of misconnections. Icreasing patient safety and improving the quality of medical care will be the final result
The Risks of treatment with Lipids and other Aggressive Substances for Patients and Medical Staff
Treatment in ICU and OR frequently involves the use of lipids and other aggressive substances that carry with it health risks for patients and medical staff.
AACN and WCNA – Elcam Meeting Nurses – Conference Summary
Elcam attended two conferences during May 2016; AACN and WCNA. These two conferences were a dedicated opportunity for Elcam’s teams to meet the main segment using the company products - nurses.
July 1, 2016
June 14, 2016