1. How are implanted Intrathecal pumps documented at your institution?
2. Are medication orders entered on the MAR for these infusions?
3. How are drug combinations orders handled such as clonidine/HYDROmorphone or morphine/bupivacaine; i.e., are these combinations setup in the hospital formulary for CPOE, ordersets, etc?
4. Is a Pain Management Consult required.
5. If not, who reads the pump programming?
6. Do you have a policy governing IT pump use in the hospital?
7. Are you willing to share policies and/or ordersets?