patient identification, valid consent, allergies, fasting status.
for the patients as per the OT list schedule, at least half hour prior to the
availability of necessary equipment, instruments and sterile stock
Nurse will help the scrub nurse to get the instruments trolley ready for the
surgical count with scrub nurse as per standards and ensures documentation is
aseptic technique throughout procedure
aware of safety requirements to prevent injury to patients and staff
instruments should be washed and cleaned
of all dried blood, and then dispatched to the CSSD.
all the sharps in separate hard container and send it for incineration.
linens/ materials to be disposed off in appropriate color-coded bins as decided
by the hospital infection control policy.
comprehensive handover to recovery nurse