HOME PUMP INFUSION VIA PICC LINE

  1. WASH HANDS!
  2. Gather your equipment
    • 2 saline syringes (white cap)
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    • Medication home pump (check label)
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    • Alcohol prep swabs
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  3. Open push clamp on PICC line **
  4. Wipe injection cap on PICC line with alcohol, 10 second friction rub
  5. Remove air bubbles from syringe
  6. Connect Saline to injection cap and flush PICC, pulsating method, 2 CC’s at a time
  7. Disconnect and discard syringe in sharps container
  8. Wipe injection cap on PICC line with alcohol 10 second friction rub
  9. Attach home pump tubing to injection cap on PICC line
  10. Open push clamp on home pump tubing

WHEN MEDICATION IS COMPLETE:

  1. Close white push clamp on home pump tubing
  2. Remove home pump tubing from injection cap on PICC line and discard
  3. Wipe injection cap on PICC line with alcohol, 10 second friction rub
  4. Connect saline to injection cap and flush PICC, pulsating method, 2 CC’s at a time
  5. Disconnect and discard syringe in sharps container

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