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Consent / AWI


Patients will be consented by a vascular access nurse. 

Patients must have capacity to consent ( i.e. not given a sedative pre-procedure unless already consented by a member of the vascular access team). 

Patients with impaired capacity MUST have a SEPARATE  Adults with Incapacity (AWI) form SPECIFICALLY FOR LINE INSERTION/REMOVAL completed before being transferred to the department.


Last Updated: 26 August 2019