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WARD AUDIT BLOOD TRANSFUSION
DATE OF AUDIT:
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Date of transfusion:
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MRN
WARD:
DIVISION:
Is there evidence that the Transfusion Information leaflet has been given to the patient?
No
Yes
BLOOD TRANSFUSION
Have the collection checks on the prescription chart been completed?
Precribers details complete?
Is there a record that the identity of the patient has 4 identifiers on prescription been confirmed?
Have 2 staff members signed they have checked the unit?
Is the start time of the transfusion recorded?
is the stop time of the transfusion recorded?
Was the reason for transfusion documented in the medical notes?
MEWs recorded pre blood transfusion within 1 hr
MEWs recorded post transfusion within 1 hr
MEWs recorded  within 10 - 20 mins into transfusion
N/A
Informed consent documented in medical notes
ID wristband checked
Check special requirements on prescription match the unit
Check compatability label + blood label, blood group and pack number
Fluid balance required
confirm positive patient ID + crosscheck
IV access working
Check blood integrity, clots,leaks etc + expiry date
Check unit matches prescription
Arrowe Park Hospital
- Maternity Ward
- Children's Ward
- Intensive Care Unit, High Dependency Unit