JCAHO Universal Protocols for Wrong Site, Procedure, or Person
|Item #||Our Brief Description||Our Category||Our Code|
||Prior to the start of any invasive procedure, conduct a final verification pr...
||Create and use a preoperative verification process, such as a checklist, to c...
||Implement a process to mark the surgical site and involve the patient in the...
- Some indicators appear on more than one list.
- Area rates apply to geographic areas, not to hospitals.
- The Kentucky rates in our report are area rates.