HOW KER­SHAWHEALTH SUC­CEEDED WITH A SUR­GI­CAL SAFETY CHECK­LIST

Modern Healthcare - - LEGAL -

SUR­VEYED ALL STAFF

about what hin­dered check­list use

IDEN­TI­FIED A PHYSI­CIAN

cham­pion to get sur­geons on board

DID MONTHLY AS­SESS­MENTS

to track how of­ten the check­list process was skipped

USED PEER PRES­SURE

be­cause “no one wants to be seen as the out­lier”

AL­LOWED STAFF

to con­tin­u­ally up­date and tweak the check­list

PROMI­NENTLY POSTED

re­minders in the OR about time­outs and de­briefs

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