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policy 0063 : Internal Inpatient Transfers

In order to support safe and seamless patient care, all internal inpatient transfers shall include proper documentation of an assessment of the patient before and after transfer, caregiver to caregiver communication regarding the patient’s care, and a review and reconciliation of all medical orders. The communication between caregivers shall provide an opportunity to ask questions and review relevant patient information. Proper documentation of assessment of the patient shall occur before and after transfer.

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  1. effective date:

    August 1, 2020