Building on research that indicates the use of obstetrical checklists
can help clinicians improve perinatal outcomes and reduce the risk of lawsuits, PeriCALM CheckList
was created to help hospitals maintain protocol compliance by making labor checklists
easier to use.
I'm not an airplane pilot who goes through a checklist
before he can safely take off.
This article describes an approach for the development of a checklist
where literature, experience and experts were used.
The March 16 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine offered the results of a fascinating study on the impact of the mandatory use of surgical checklists
in hospitals in Ontario, Canada.
1] concluded that there was no effect on significant outcomes after widespread implementation of the checklist
relate to the crime scene, the patrol officer's duties, preliminary investigation at the scene, the duties of the detective supervisor, specific investigative duties, and investigation of suicide, suicide-by-cop, final exit suicides, autoerotic fatalities, fatal fires, sudden infant death syndrome, Munchausen syndrome by proxy, police-related shootings, and officer-involved shootings and use of deadly force, and include protocols for videotaping and the documentation of crime scene photos, a sex-related crime scene checklist
, a death notification checklist
, medicolegal considerations, and a checklist
for examination of the body at the scene, with illustrations, references, and diagrams.
The current iteration of this tool can be likened to the Wright Flyer of the checklist
identification process," he said.
Key Words: checklist
, intensive care, quality, measurement, validity
Apart from terminology (NHS England substitutes for PCT), this is the same as the previous compliance checklist
prepared by PCC.
Compiled by MyDeposits, the checklist
gives guidance to landlords and agents on what to do before, during and at the end of the tenancy to ensure they have the right evidence if a dispute arises.
He said the idea for a checklist
was based on a similar scheme introduced to hospitals by surgeon Atul Gawande.
Items on the checklist
include marking the site of the surgery, accounting for all equipment used in an operation and providing the patient with the proper prescriptions before being sent home.