Transport Of Crash Cart For Code Blue

POLICY:
 
The crash cart will be transported to an emergency situation.
 
PROCEDURE:
 
When an emergency is declared or a Code Blue is called, the 
clinical staff will transport the cart to the location of the 
Code Blue.
 
When the emergency has been resolved, clinical personnel are 
responsible for replacing all medications used and cleaning 
and replacing all used instrumentation and equipment. 
 
Responsible staff will check the crash cart against the 
checklist provided and apply the crash cart seal.  When the 
inventory is complete and the seal in place, the cart will be 
returned to its usual storage location.
 
 

Approved By Governing Board    
EP.9    
Control #245.0
GUPTA GASTRO