Do you flush and lock….

…those vascular access devices?¬† Of course… all nurses who care for vascular access devices (VAD) should, right?? …. but do they ” flush and lock” or ” flush” only thinking that flushing is enough to keep the VAD patent? The 2011 Infusion Nursing¬† standards of practice makes this distinction…. “Flushing” – the act of moving…