One of our nurse educators is asking me to find out what other hospitals do. Do your health care professions use a sterile or a clean but nonsterile glove when performing a vaginal check on a pregnant woman upon admission to the hospital for delivery. If I get responses, I will summarize. Thanks. Marilyn Teolis, MLS, AHIP Distinguished Library & Information Services Coordinator [log in to unmask] Phone: (615)284-5373 Fax: (615)284-5861 CONFIDENTIALITY NOTICE: This email message and any accompanying data or files is confidential and may contain privileged information intended only for the named recipient(s). If you are not the intended recipient(s), you are hereby notified that the dissemination, distribution, and or copying of this message is strictly prohibited. If you receive this message in error, or are not the named recipient(s), please notify the sender at the email address above, delete this email from your computer, and destroy any copies in any form immediately. Receipt by anyone other than the named recipient(s) is not a waiver of any attorney-client, work product, or other applicable privilege.