Inspection report: Violation

Failed to follow procedures for intravenous insertion.

Norwalk Hospital • Nov. 29, 2017

Violation details

ER staff attempted to insert an IV but had difficulty which resulted in the tip of one catheters being lodged in the patient's neck, which had to be surgically removed.

Report dateNov. 29, 2017
Violation number26 of 29
Affected patients1
Corrective action dateDec. 14, 2017
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Inspection dates08/03/17, 08/04/17, 08/08/17, 08/10/17,
Violations in this report29
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