PROTECTING PEDIATRIC PATIENTS FROM THE SMALLEST NEONATE THROUGH ACTIVE TEENS
Young and critically ill patients may not understand directions for the care of their IV catheters, while more active children want to participate in child life activities. In these situations, protecting against accidental bumps and snags that can lead to dislodgment benefit the healthcare provider, the patient, and the patient’s parents and guardians. I.V. House over and above IV insertion site protection and joint stabilization products brings some peace of mind to families of pediatric patients dealing with incredibly stressful situations.
The TLC Splint®, available for the wrist, foot, and elbow, is ergonomically designed to make hourly assessments of the IV catheter faster and easier. The revolutionary see-through openings allow nurses to Touch, Look, and Compare the IV insertion site and underside of extremity to check for early signs of serious complications such as changes in color, temperature and swelling.
I.V. House UltraDome
In order to prevent patient harm, the I.V. House UltraDome® protects the IV catheter while giving nurses better access to the IV insertion site for faster, easier, and more thorough assessments. The “over and above” design allows nurses to follow industry recognized best practices including hourly assessment and documentation of patency.
I.V. House UltraDressing
The award-winning I.V. House UltraDressing® fits like a glove on either hand to offer an innovative tape-free design to safeguard IV insertion sites. The I.V. House UltraDressing protects the fragile skin of the most delicate patients and reduces painful skin injury that can result from over-taping. Also available for the arm.