🌡️☀️Excessive Heat Warning for Tidewater area & NE North Carolina until 11pm Sunday

Learning to be a better patient and about preventing IV problems on Coast Live

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

HAMPTON ROADS, Va - As medical errors have been widely reported as a leading (third) cause of death, more patient attention and medical professional transparency needs to be paid to the IV process. A new website, myIV.com, provides patient and caregivers information and tips on how to make sure they understand the facts and risks about IVs.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.