With: L. Michele Noles
Pharmacy drug trays
Sequester trays, report to Noles/Schreiner, note for
AT to take to pharmacy for error review
Restock the trays? NO WAY!
POC tests intra op
Thank you to reviewers!
Anesthesia provider check label
Anesthesia tech check label
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Ellucid not perfect yet…
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Never replace a drug into the drug tray once it
has been removed.
Never place ‘extra’ ephedrine, etc into the slots
in the drug tray.
When clean/unopened: Anesthesia cart top vs 3rd
drawer extra slot
When open: Anesthesia machine
Never carry extra/dirty drug vials or syringes
on top of tray
POC = POINT OF CARE
RECENT mistaken identities
Anesthesia Techs: Check lab sticker with patient’s ID
Anesthesia Provider: Check lab sticker with patient’s
Coming soon to an operating room near you
Guidelines and recommendations
Preop: Increased screening
Intraop: increased monitoring, +/- treating
Postop: increased screening