Drug Box Alert 2023.03.27

Attention All:

Due to supply chain restraints, there is a shortage of Ketamine at Carilion Rockbridge Community Hospital. Please be aware the concentration of Ketamine may be changed in certain boxes. Any box with the change in concentration will be marked on the top card with the substitution.  CHANGES IN CONCENTRATION MAY CREATE SAFETY CONCERNS WITH VOLUME AND ROUTE.  Please review any medication dose before administering.  If you have any questions about safe practice please contact your agency’s training officer or medical control prior to the administration of a medication.