Reference 2018-215

REF:            2018-215

Subject:        Venesection protocols

    

 

Request:

  1. A copy of your clinical protocol(s) for therapeutic venesection
  2. The date at which your venesection protocol was most recently reviewed & updated

 

 

Response:

1. a copy of your clinical protocol(s) for therapeutic venesection We do not have a protocol for the actual process of venesection. The process carried out is the same as you would use for venepuncture. Skin cleansing etc.

 

We do have a patient information leaflet for the procedure. Due for review 2019.

2. the date at which your venesection protocol was most recently reviewed & updated