PROCEDURE NOTE: IV Placement under Ultrasound Guidance
Performed by: [Provider Name]
Indication: [IV access required. Multiple attempts at peripheral IV placement were made by the nursing staff without success]
Procedure: The area was prepped in the usual fashion. The [R] [IV location] was cannulated with a [#] gauge angiocath with use of dynamic ultrasound to identify the vein. The patient tolerated the procedure well.