Will you be caught off guard at your survey? -- Focus on infection control, patient safety

March 2011
Same-Day Surgery;Mar2011 Supplement 2, p1
Academic Journal
Accreditation surveyors are focusing on infection control and patient safety standards. Perform a walkthrough or mock survey. • Ensure employees are washing their hands any time they take off gloves. • Expect a focus on medication safety and the life safety code. Perform a monthly safety check. (Checklist is enclosed with online issue.)


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