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IV Fluid Bag Shortage Resources

IV Fluid Bag Shortage Resources - For Nurses

Focus

Due to a severe national shortage of intravenous fluids, especially volumes <150mL, UW Health is pursuing a variety of strategies and tactics to conserve fluids to avoid disruptions in patient care.

To help keep clinicians updated, resources and information have been organized by role

Updated: November 28, 2017

The updates below as they pertain to inpatients, procedural areas, and the infusion center.

IV Potassium Chloride

IV Fluids

Other Items of Concern Include