Tubing Misconnections Self Assessment for Healthcare Facilities
The Tubing Misconnections Self Assessment for Healthcare Facilities is designed as a tool to help identify products and practices that pose a risk of inadvertent tubing misconnections, with the goal of mitigating potentially known risks.
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To view a helpful eTutorial of the Tubing Misconnections Self Assessment for Healthcare Facilities:
- Identify and prioritize devices and practices vulnerable to tubing misconnections
- Establish processes and device selection protocols to help safeguard against misconnections
The self-assessment tool guides users through a modified risk assessment. To complete the analysis, users evaluate current delivery systems and mating devices, rate the ease of connection and potential for patient harm, and assign risk priority scores.
- A customized action plan that prioritizes at risk products and processes
- Strategies tailored for the institution to minimize the risk of inadvertent tubing misconnections