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There were 10 new discussions in the CVAA community on Sosido last month. CVAA National members have access to the full discussions here:

> Asked on Oct 4: MARSI and PICC dressings (6 replies to date)
> Asked on Oct 16: Scrub time (6 replies to date)
> Asked on Oct 19: Ultrasound machines for PIV insertions at bedside (2 replies to date)
> Asked on Oct 20: Peripheral Insertion Learning package (8 replies to date)
> Asked on Oct 24: Standards/guidelines for IV Vitamin therapy (7 replies to date)
> Asked on Oct 31: Is anyone using hypodermoclysis for sc infusion. If yes, do you have a policy that you would share with me. (3 replies to date)

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We're pleased to let you know that CVAA is participating in an online knowledge sharing network called Sosido ( Sosido was created for and by healthcare associations, to speed knowledge transfer, promote collaboration, highlight the important work and research by members, and bridge silos by publicizing the contributions of each specialty group to the broader healthcare community. CVAA joins a growing network of associations and research groups on Sosido, including the Canadian Association of Nurses in Oncology (CANO).

CVAA members will receive:

  • - A weekly email digest summarizing all activity in the CVAA community. You don’t have to log in to participate, and anything that’s important will come to your inbox, including:

  • - Updates on all publications authored by CVAA members that week. Sosido automatically delivers a current and complete snapshot of the work of our CVAA community.

  • - A summary of new articles released that week from journals chosen by you.

  • - Access to a secure CVAA members-only forum to ask and answer questions.

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We look forward to staying in touch with you through the CVAA community on Sosido, and we welcome your questions and feedback.



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