Evidence

Evidence

VIP score now recommended in the Infusion Nursing Standards of Practice (INS 2011). “The Visual Infusion Phlebitis (VIP) scale has content validity, inter-rater reliability, and is clinically feasible. This scale includes suggested actions matched to each scale score” (INS 2011). The VIP score is also recommended by the English Department of Health and Health Protection Scotland. Visit ivpolicy.com for more information.