CHG wipes are effective against what organisms?
How long can the wipes stay in the warmer before expiring?
Until expiration date printed on package
How often do we bathe patients with CHG wipes?
On admission only
How many wipes are used for each bath?
You can use any type of lotion after CHG is dry on the patient’s skin.
If skin is visibly soiled clean with soap/water before using CHG wipes.
CHG wipes can be used with a patient who has an external VP shunt
CHG wipes can be used to the border of an open wound or burn.