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specimen handling - College of Physicians and Surgeons of British

ACCREDITATION STANDARDS Patient Safety SPECIMEN HANDLING Specimens are safely and appropriately handled. Handling includes identifying, collecting, labeling, preserving, storing, preparing for transport, documenting and communicating. Specimens include blood, body fluids, tissue or other specimen types removed from the patient including those sent for pathological or gross examination, culture, and sensitivity or other studies. Safe and appropriate specimen handling is supported through documented processes and procedures INDICATORS: ◦ Written policy and procedures for safe and appropriate handling of specimens include but are not limited to: • a statement that all surgical specimens shall be saved unless designated for discard by provincial legislation and/or facility policy • surgical specimens designated for discard are listed in facility policy • specimen containment • specimen identification • specimen transfer from the sterile field • specimen labeling on and off the sterile field • chain of custody for the specimen, including any differences between private vs. contracted cases • documentation including laboratory requisition, health care record, chain of custody, verbal/written communication • verification of correct information before transferring the specimen (e.g. specimen type, patient information) • storage and maintenance of specimens until transfer • transfer or facilitation of transfer of the specimen for examination including name and address of receiving laboratory • contact information for the laboratory should specimen handling questions arise • responsibility for ensuring that reports are received by the appropriate individuals • reporting and responding to specimen handling errors and near misses

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