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Safety Action Notice - SAN(SC)20/04

Published on 02 April 2021

From: Health Facilities Scotland

SAN(SC)20/04 New blood control (closed system) intravenous cannulas will not decompress a tension pneumothorax.



This Safety Action Notice is issued in association with NHS Improvement and Healthcare Improvement Scotland. The content is based on Patient Safety Alert NatPSA/2020/003/NHSPS, issued by NHS Improvement on 02 April 2020.