Ambulatory Surgery Center Safety Guidebook

Ambulatory Surgery Center Safety Guidebook: Managing Code Requirements for Fire and Life Safety helps guide ASC administrative and security staff meet the requirements and standards of both federal and state authorities, including the Life Safety Code, a critical designation for facilities participating in Medicare (CMS) funding reimbursement. Designed for easy reference, the book assumes no code knowledge on the part of ASC staff, and provides guidance for the policies, emergency plans, drills, inspection, testing and maintenance of fire protection and building systems necessary for meeting Life Safety Code requirements. Through sample checklists and log sheets, and a systematic process for completing required documentation, the reader is directed through the crucial steps to achieving code compliance. The guide provides ASC staff the knowledge necessary to be in compliance with the Life Safety Code without the need for an outside security or safety consultant. Through this compliance, facilities remain licensed and qualified for Medicare reimbursement, ultimately improving the financial success of the ASC. Illuminates the requirements of the Life Safety Code for ASCs for medical and other administrative staff who possess no code knowledge in the ASC setting Includes compliance requirements for the code, as well as requirements placed upon facilities desiring to participate in Medicare (CMS) funding reimbursement Provides sample checklists and log sheets for each type of system Outlines a systematic process for completing the documentation required of ASCs for inspection, testing and maintenance of facility systems crucial to achieving code compliance

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  • Author : Dale Lyman
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Pages : 76 pages
  • ISBN : 012804487X
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Ambulatory Surgery Center Safety Guidebook

Ambulatory Surgery Center Safety Guidebook
  • Author : Dale Lyman
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release : 20 September 2017
GET THIS BOOKAmbulatory Surgery Center Safety Guidebook

Ambulatory Surgery Center Safety Guidebook: Managing Code Requirements for Fire and Life Safety helps guide ASC administrative and security staff meet the requirements and standards of both federal and state authorities, including the Life Safety Code, a critical designation for facilities participating in Medicare (CMS) funding reimbursement. Designed for easy reference, the book assumes no code knowledge on the part of ASC staff, and provides guidance for the policies, emergency plans, drills, inspection, testing and maintenance of fire protection and

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  • Publisher : Lulu Press, Inc
  • Release : 24 December 2015
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  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 03 August 2017
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  • Author : Brian Freeman
  • Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
  • Release : 09 January 2004
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  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 16 April 2021
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  • Publisher : W B Saunders Company
  • Release : 16 April 2021
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The Coronavirus Prevention Handbook

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  • Author : Wang Zhou
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 10 March 2020
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From Dr. Wang Zhou and his colleagues at the Wuhan Center for Disease Control and Prevention comes a must-have guide for preparing for an outbreak of the coronavirus virus (COVID-19). The Center for Disease Control and Prevention in the US and the World Health Organization have declared the coronavirus a worldwide health emergency. The coronavirus was first identified in Wuhan, China. Now, from the medical experts there, comes the first authoritative, comprehensive guide to preparing for the ongoing epidemic (COVID-19).

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  • Author : Yuehwern Yih
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 19 April 2016
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With rapidly rising healthcare costs directly impacting the economy and quality of life, resolving improvement challenges in areas such as safety, effectiveness, patient-centeredness, timeliness, efficiency, and equity has become paramount. Using a system engineering perspective, Handbook of Healthcare Delivery Systems offers theoretical foundations, methodologies, and case studies in each main sector of the system. It explores how system engineering methodologies and their applications in designing, evaluating, and optimizing the operations of the healthcare system could improve patient outcomes and cost

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  • Author : World Health Organization
  • Publisher : World Health Organization
  • Release : 16 April 2021
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The WHO Guidelines on Hand Hygiene in Health Care provide health-care workers (HCWs), hospital administrators and health authorities with a thorough review of evidence on hand hygiene in health care and specific recommendations to improve practices and reduce transmission of pathogenic microorganisms to patients and HCWs. The present Guidelines are intended to be implemented in any situation in which health care is delivered either to a patient or to a specific group in a population. Therefore, this concept applies to

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  • Author : AORN.,Association of Operating Room Nurses
  • Publisher : Assn of Operating Room Nurses
  • Release : 16 April 2021
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AORN's classic resource for perioperative practice brings together all of the Association's official positions and recommendations in one unique volume--from professional practice standards to laser safety, from competency statements to aseptic technique, from clinical pathways to patient safety. the 2005 edition features new guidelines for bariatric surgery, the new position statement on patient safety approved by the 2004 House of Delegates, and updated bylaws provisions for members-at-large. Strategies to assist perioperative nurses in developing facility-specific policies and procedures ar