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Term Description

Preoperative measures for patient safety include procedures that are intended to ensure patient safety in that the correct procedure is performed on the correct patient and patient body site and facilitate communication between surgical team members. Such measures include: 1) preoperative verification of patient identity, procedure and site; 2) marking the operative site; and 3) taking a time-out just prior to starting the procedure during which surgical team members communicate about and confirm patient identity, site and procedure, and resolve any other relevant questions or concerns. Multiple organizations have published protocols and/or checklists for prevention of surgical errors, including The Joint Commission (, the World Health Organization ( and the Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (
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Panel Hierarchy

Details for each LOINC in Panel LHC-Forms

LOINC Name R/O/C Cardinality Example UCUM Units
81679-3 Preoperative measures for patient safety panel
Indent81680-1 Preoperative verification process panel
IndentIndent81681-9 Verified two types of patient identification
IndentIndent81682-7 Verified side andor site of procedure
IndentIndent81683-5 Verified procedure
IndentIndent81684-3 Verified patient position
IndentIndent81685-0 Verified availability of correct implants and any special equipment or requirements
Indent81686-8 Performed preoperative time-out assessment
Indent81687-6 Marked operative site

Fully-Specified Name

Preoperative measures for patient safety panel

Additional Names

Short Name
Preop measures for pt safety pnl

Basic Attributes

First Released
Version 2.56
Last Updated
Version 2.63
Order vs. Observation
Panel Type

Language Variants Get Info

Tag Language Translation
es-MX Spanish (Mexico) Medidas preoperatorias para el panel de seguridad del paciente:-:Punto temporal:^ Paciente:-:
it-IT Italian (Italy) Misure pre-operatorie per la sicurezza del paziente panel:-:Pt:^Paziente:-:
Synonyms: Panel di Chirurgia paziente Punto nel tempo (episodio)
nl-NL Dutch (Netherlands) preoperatieve maatregelen voor patiëntveiligheid panel:-:moment:^patiënt:-:
zh-CN Chinese (China) 患者安全术前指标组套:-:时间点:^患者:-:
Synonyms: 医嘱套餐 医嘱套餐类 医嘱套餐组 医嘱组 医嘱组合 医嘱组合类 医嘱组套 医嘱组套类 医嘱组类 医疗服务对象;客户;病人;病患;病号;超系统 - 病人 多重;多重型;多重标尺类型;多重精度类型 套餐 套餐医嘱 套餐医嘱组 套餐医嘱组类 实验室医嘱套餐 实验室医嘱套餐类 实验室医嘱组 实验室医嘱组合类 实验室医嘱组套 实验室医嘱组套类 实验室套餐医嘱组 实验室套餐医嘱组类 实验室检验项目医嘱组合类 实验室检验项目组合类 患者安全(病人安全、医疗安全)术前(手术前、外科手术前、外科学手术前)指标(评测指标、测评指标、测量指标)组套(组合、医嘱组、套餐、套餐医嘱、医嘱套餐、组合申请、组合项目) 时刻;随机;随意;瞬间 检验医嘱组合类 检验项目医嘱组合类 检验项目组合类 组 组合 组合医嘱 组合类 组套 组套(组合、医嘱组、套餐、套餐医嘱、医嘱套餐、组合申请、组合项目).外科学

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