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New/Updated Corporate Policies

Effective March 10, 2017

March 6, 2016 - Policy Announcement memo

Prohibited Abbreviations, Symbols and Dose Designations (changes highlighted)

Activation of the Rapid Response Team (Grey Nuns & Misericordia) (changes highlighted)


Effective February 10, 2017

February 8 , 2016 - Policy Announcement memo    

Perioperative Service Delivery Policy (no changes from 2013 version)

Occlusion Management of Central Venous Catheters in Adult Patients (changes highlighted)

Emergency / Disaster Management Response (changes highlighted)

Effective January 13 , 2017     

No Smoking Policy (changes highlighted)

Effective December 9 , 2016     

December 8 , 2016 - Policy Announcement memo    

Identification of Patient, Resident or Client Using Two Identifiers (changes highlighted)

Recognition of Long Service and Retirement (changes highlighted) 

Health and Safety Policy (changes highlighted)

Reporting of Work-Related Incidents, Injury, Illness  (changes highlighted) 

Sick Leave and Salary Continuation (changes highlighted)

Critical Incident Stress Management (changes highlighed)

IV Vascular Access Device - Quick Reference Protocol (dated November 16, 2016)

Addiction & Mental Health Program Policies Fact Sheet:

   Suicide Risk Screening, Assessment, and Management (changes highlighted)  

   Inpatient Attempted Suicide (changes highlighted)

   Inpatient Death by Suicide (changes highlighted)

   Observation Levels (changes highlighted)

   Privileges and Passes (new)

   Environmental Risk Assessment (changes highlighted)

   Search of Patient Property (changes highlighted)

   Transfer or Discharge of Patients (changes highlighted)