Monthly Archives: September 2017

September 2017

Vascular Access Educator’s Survey Finds IV Dislodgement Occurs Frequently, Threatening Patient Safety

September 28th, 2017|

Scientific Poster Presented at AVA Meeting Highlights Clinically Significant Risk for Patients, Which May Be Preventable HARTWELL, Georgia. – Accidental dislodgement of peripheral intravenous (PIV) devices may be more common than previously recognized, according to findings from a recent clinical survey. Dislodgement may also present a substantial risk to patient safety, the survey showed. The [...]

Linear Health Sciences to Debut Orchid Safety Release Valve at Annual Scientific Meeting of Association for Vascular Access

September 11th, 2017|

Breakaway Device is Designed to Help Mitigate Accidental IV Dislodgement PHOENIX – Linear Health Sciences will debut the Orchid Safety Release Valve™ at the upcoming 31st Annual Scientific Meeting of the Association for Vascular Access (AVA) in Phoenix, Sept. 15- 19, 2017, at Exhibit Booth 515. The patent-pending Orchid SRV breakaway device is designed to [...]