Episode 81: October 15, 2021 - Chat with Matt: Patients, Practice, Price, and Responsibility

Chat with Matt Gibson about patients, practice, price, and responsibility

Matt Gibson, RN, CRNI®, VA-BC, CPUI


Vascular Access Consulting LLC

Since 1993, Matt Gibson, RN, CRNI®, VA-BC, CPUI, has worked in an area of nursing where vascular access was a primary and essential skill, the emergency department, ICU/telemetry, home infusion and long-term care vascular access team. He currently works with multiple healthcare organizations as the CEO of Vascular Access Consulting LLC. Realizing his passion for vascular access, Mr. Gibson has spent the last decade serving national and local vascular access organizations, assumed leadership positions in multiple committees as resident advisor, spoken at various conferences, and authored the Detective Dane Chronicles. Mr. Gibson presently serves on the Association of Vascular Access (AVA) PIV task force and the AVA Public Policy Task Force. He is the past president and founder of the KIVAN, presidential advisor to IndiVAN and HoosierVAN and current president of the Michigan Association of Vascular Access Network.

Host: Dawn Berndt, DNP, RN, CRNI® - INS Clinical Education and Publications Manager

Guest: Matt Gibson, RN, CRNI©, VA-BC, CPUI

In the United States, the estimated cost associated with poor short PIVC practices is $16.25 billion annually. Poor practices can lead to significant waste of supplies and clinician time, and more importantly, impact patient outcomes. Listen in on this chat with Matt Gibson as he talks about patients, practice, price, and responsibility. 


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