3701-84-85 Quality assessment and performance improvement.

The provider of a pediatric cardiovascular surgery service shall have a regular formal morbidity and mortality conference chaired by the medical director of the pediatric cardiovascular surgery service or his/her designee. Morbidity and mortality conferences shall be held at a minimum once a month or more frequently depending on the need. All deaths and complications such as reoperation for bleeding, deep sternal wound infection and stroke shall be reviewed and any patterns that might indicate a problem shall be investigated by the provider of the service and remedied if necessary.

Effective: 06/21/2012
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 04/05/2012 and 05/01/2017
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 3702.11, 3702.13
Rule Amplifies: 3702.11, 3702.12, 3702.13, 3702.14, 3702.141, 3702.15, 3702.16, 3702.18, 3702.19, 3702.20
Prior Effective Dates: 3/1/1997, 3/24/03