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To obtain the Tubing Misconnections Self-Assessment Tool for Healthcare Facilities, click here to register.

Tubing Misconnections Self-Assessment Tool for Healthcare Facilities

  • OBJECTIVES
    Identify and prioritize devices and practices vulnerable to tubing misconnections.
  • METHODOLOGY
    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.
  • BENEFITS
    A customized action plan that prioritizes as risk products and processes.
    Strategies tailored for the institution to minimise the risk of inadvertent tubing misconnections.

This program was developed in collaboration with the Institute for Safe Medication Practices (ISMP)

 

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