New and Updated PPOs January 2018

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New and Updated PPOs January 2018


Several new, revised and updated PPOs are available.

The New PPOs are:
PP-625 Vancomycin IV Initial Treatment Adults
PP-628 Pediatric Hyperammonemia Admission
PP-631 Pediatric Sexual Assault Follow-up

The Revised or Updated PPOs are:
PP-138 Discogram Post-Procedure Orders
PP-334 Vascular Angiogram Pre-Procedure Orders
PP-337 Uterine Fibroid Embolization Pre-Procedure
PP-338 Uterine Fibroid Embolization Post-Procedure Orders
PP-339 Urea Cycle Disorders - Hyperammonemia Management in NICU
PP-402 IVIG Privigen NICU
PP-499 Ultrasound Guided Paracentesis Pre-Procedure Orders Medical Imaging
PP-500 Ultrasound Guided Paracentesis Post-Procedure Orders
PP-501 Ultrasound Guided Thoracentesis Pre-Procedure Orders
PP-502 Ultrasound Guided Thoracentesis Post-Procedure Orders
PP-522 Lumbar Puncture for Medical Imaging

The PPOs with MINOR revisions and/or updates are:
PP-180 Oxytocin Induction and Augmentation
PP-344 Elective Cardioversion Pre-Procedure
PP-623 Diabetes Management for Cardiac Procedures for Inpatients

Deleted PPOs:
PP-150 Normal Newborn for Admission – Replaced by Practitioner Order Set POS-007
PP-218 Amphotericin B Deoxycholate (Fungizone®)
PP-333 Pre-Operative Orthopedic Elective Joints

Submitted by: Jillian Norlander, PPO Clinical Nurse Specialist