Central Line Insertion

  • Before

  • Obtain consent

  • Assses allergies

  • Assess latex allergy

  • Hand hygiene

  • Optimal Catheter Site Selection

  • upper body site preferred in adults

  • If upper body site is not used, document reason (e.g. distorted anatomy, coagulopathy, emergency, CPR, pediatric)

  • Pre-procedure Ultrasound Check of internal jugular location and patency if IJ

  • Preparation

  • Skin Prep

  • MAXIMUM Sterile Barriers

  • Procedural “Time out” performed

  • During

This checklist was created by paul

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