Opening and Closing of Procedure/Operating Suite
1. Each working day the first person on duty will perform
A. Review the daily procedure schedule and verify
completeness of surgical charts.
B. In the procedure room to be utilized, verify that standard
cleaning protocol has been followed by janitorial
C. Connect equipment scheduled to be used if not connected.
D. Gather the equipment and supplies needed for the
first scheduled procedure and transport to the room.
E. As requested, assist anesthesia provider in checking
routine supplies kept in OR suite.
2. At the end of each working day, assigned personnel will
remove any extra equipment and supplies that may have
been brought into the suite specific to any procedure.
Approved By Governing Board