Reducing central line infections by 46% had a huge impact on the quality of life of patients receiving outpatient infusion services. “Bridging the Gap: A Collaborative to Reduce Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter Infections in the Home Care Environment” provides a valuable blueprint for replicating these results in other intuitions. Resources include physician order forms, care checklists, and an implementation timeline. The article and all resources are available in the fall issue of The Ochsner Journal.
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