Foley placement BEFORE anesthesia?? - page 5

Ok where I'm working atm they put the foley in the mom BEFORE the spinal. Yeah in the triage room where she is waiting to go back for her csection. I think its crazy. I was use to placing the foley immediately after they laid... Read More

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    Our unit has it's own surgical suites and our own OR teams who come and do our c/s's. We place our foley's after spinal. These women are very sensitive down there, much more than non-pregnant women. The OR staff is part of our team and our policy is to treat our patients with care and respect in our hospital. We do what is best and least painful so it's after for us unless it's a emergency.

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