ivWatch Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Brian Clare, was named a 2019 Health Care Hero for the ‘Innovations in Health Care’ category. Read more on this special report by Inside Business here.
ICYMI: .@ECRI_Institute named top #patientsafety concerns including PIV complications & detecting changes in patient's condition:
These are things we've remained focused on at #ivWatch. More about the need for early detection: https://t.co/OuHXMa4zVf.
Have you heard that infusion pumps can detect #infiltration & #extravasation? It's time to set the record straight.
"Infusion pumps should not be relied upon in any clinical setting to detect infiltrations on any patient population."
.@ECRI_Institute's 2019 Patient Safety Concerns: https://t.co/oWBPkaC2dI.
Peripheral IVs have flown under the radar & their complications have been underreported, undocumented and often ignored. This includes complications like IV infiltration/extravasation - our top priorities.