Approved $14,500 for AccuVein
The West Park Hospital Foundation assisted Clinical Services with devices
that provide hands free illumination of patients’ veins. The AccuVein
device assists with vein visualization. These devices helps locate veins
for starting IVs, PICC lines and lab blood draws. The devices reduce needle
sticks to patients that are challenging to locate veins. Visualization
technology improves success rates, decreases unsuccessful insertion attempts
and improves patient satisfaction.