Blood administration - page 2

Does anyone change blood tubing between each unit? I have read that there are a number of facilities that chage tubing every 2 units. How did they decide on 2 units...why not 3...I know in ED and OR... Read More

  1. by   alli
    Same here we change the tubing after every unit
  2. by   IamRN
    All facilities I have ever worked in have a "change blood tubing after the second unit."
  3. by   ?burntout
    Our policy is to change the secondary tubing (for the blood) with each unit.