Reference 2019-635

REF:         2019-635 

Subject:     Vascular Access Devices  

          

 

Request:

Please could you kindly advise of the following information in relation to vascular access devices that you purchase for the administration of chemotherapeutic agents?

Access Ports

Supplier(s)
Brand(s)
Volumes per annum

PICC Lines (Peripherally Inserted Central Catheters)

Supplier(s)
Brand(s)
Volumes per annum

Access Port Needles

Supplier(s)
Brand(s)
Volumes per annum

 

Response:

Please could you kindly advise of the following information in relation to vascular access devices that you purchase for the administration of chemotherapeutic agents?
Access Ports

Supplier(s)
Brand(s)
Volumes per annum

We only bought a single pack of 25 in the past year as we don’t currently use them routinely.

Access Port Needles

Supplier(s) PFM MEDICAL UK LIMITED

Brand(s) PFM Medical UK Ltd

Volumes per annum  25

PICC Lines (Peripherally Inserted Central Catheters)

Supplier(s)
Brand(s)
Volumes per annum

PICC lines use in Theatres and Day Care in a twelve month period from Oct 18 to Oct 19

 

Short PICC = 170 in year

Double PICC = 40 in year

Single PICC = 50 in year

Access Port Needles

Supplier(s)
Brand(s)
Volumes per annum

No Ports are put in at this trust so the volume would be zero.