WHO Safer Procedure Checklist and the Correct Surgical Site Marking Policy and Standard Operating Procedure

Publication: 02/08/2018  --
Last review: 01/01/1900  
Next review: 02/08/2021  
Standard Operating Procedure
CURRENT 
ID: 5629 
Approved By: Trust Clinical Guidelines Group 
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This Standard Operating Procedure is intended for use by healthcare professionals within Leeds unless otherwise stated.
For healthcare professionals in other trusts, please ensure that you consult relevant local and national guidance.

Provenance

Record: 5629
Objective:

To ensure that staff know and understand when and where the Safer Procedure Checklist and Correct Site Surgery Marking SOP is used as part of LTHT safety culture.

Clinical condition:
Target patient group:
Target professional group(s): Secondary Care Nurses
Secondary Care Doctors
Adapted from:

Evidence base

Not supplied

Approved By

Trust Clinical Guidelines Group

Document history

LHP version 1.0

Related information

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