Once you have created a Flowsheet you will have an ability to add new IV Catheter for the patients treatment. This option is available both from the iPad and web version of the Smart Flow.


From the iPad

1. Open the patients flowsheet and go to the Editing Mode (by taping on the pencil like icon in the top right corner).

2. Tap the ... button to access the menu and choose the IV Catheter option from the drop-down menu:


3. From here you will be asked to enter information for catheter Size, Length, Location and Date the IV catheter was placed. Once complete, please tap on Save:


4. The catheter information will now be displayed in the Patient information section:


From the Web

1. Open the patient flowsheet > go to the icons on the right-hand side > and choose IV Catheter:


2. From here you will be asked to enter information for catheter Size, Length, Location and Date the IV catheter was placed. Once complete, please tap on Done:


3. The catheter information will now be displayed in the Patient information section:


NOTE: If the patient has been in the hospital for 3 days, the Flow Sheet will alert you to change the IV Catheter. The catheter information in the patient information area will turn red colored on the third day and stay that way until the catheter information has been updated. 

Watch the video below to see how this option works:


*Please note that the attached video is an illustration and is subject to change as our product evolves!