Having a PICC line insertion

Having a PICC line Insertion: This video has been produced for the NHS at University College London Hospital.
It helps to explain the procedure and after care of your PICC line and addresses common issues and concerns including:

  • Why your doctor has recommended this procedure.
  • What you need to do to prepare.
  • What you can expect during the procedure.
  • What you need to do afterwards.
  • Note: Not every patient will be referred for all of these tests and practice may differ slightly depending on where you are treated.