Archive for February, 2015

On March 23rd, Sparrow will be implementing new ET Tubes with a continuous suction evacuation lumen. This change will only impact ET Tube sizes 7.0, 7.5, 8.0 and 8.5. Halyard Representatives will be available from March 1st-March 20th and would like to provide brief in-services (10-15 minutes) to the ED providers and residents. –> click […]

chemical restraints in the ED

Posted: 20th February 2015 by Dr D in Attending Practice, opinion

Recent surveys and studies have shown just how much abuse happens to ED staff while at work. I’ll be honest, I find myself having to use chemicals to augment someone’s behavior and poor compliance because they are directly threatening me, my staff, or other patients in the ED frequently. ACEP just put out a quick […]