How to Prevent Hosing?
Protect Your Patient, Attach the Blanket
It’s easy. When warming your surgical patients, simply observe the following rules:
- Always follow the manufacturer’s Instructions for Use.
- Always attach a warming blanket to the forced-air warming hose.
- Store blankets in a near-by location.
- Make colleagues aware of the danger hosing presents.
- Always use the appropriate blanket for your forced-air warming system.