Internal Reference Number: FOI_5363
Date Request Received: 24/10/2019 09:36:59
Date Request Replied To: 18/11/2019 09:29:36
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Request Summary: Peripheral IV Cannula and Midlines
Request Category: Companies
|Question Number 1:|
Please could you kindly advise which departments and healthcare professionals within your Trust use ultrasound to support the insertion of peripheral IV cannula?
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|Question Number 2:|
Please could you also advise if you purchase midlines and if so:
What brand(s) of midline do you purchase?
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|Question Number 3:|
What volume do you purchase on an annual basis?
|Answer To Question 3:|
134 single units
|Question Number 4:|
Who are the main clinicians responsible within your Trust for the insertion of Midlines?
|Answer To Question 4:|
Anaesthetists insert the majority of midlines and a few midlines are inserted by respiratory consultants.
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Please could you also advise if you purchase a midline procedure pack and if so:
a) What is the content of the Midline insertion pack that you purchase?
b) What volume do you purchase on an annual basis?
|Answer To Question 5:|
a) Content list can be found by using Ref. nos. of Packs P6154118, P6154208, P6254118 & P6254208, which is used by our hospital.
b) 134 single units
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