Features & Benefits of Cardiac Cath Lab Accreditation
CCL v1 Supports Your Process Improvement Efforts.
- Utilizes NCDR CathPCI Registry® data to support clinical decisions
- Links process improvement to patient outcomes
- Promotes consistent processes across the care continuum
CCL v1 Encompasses:
Governance – Recommends proven practices to orchestrate, monitor, and optimize clinical practices.
Quality – Integrates continuous improvement of all aspects of care.
Pre-Procedure – A standardized assessment process for patients before undergoing a heart cath to ensure quality and patient safety are first and foremost.
Peri-Procedure – Care coordination in the procedure room for sedation, infection control, radiation safety and universal protocol and time out procedures.
Post-Procedure – Appropriate hand-off to a cath recovery unit, access site management and monitoring and tracking complications, physician to patient and family communication, and discharge instructions and patient information for follow-up.
Clinical Quality – Active participation in PI initiatives derived from the NCDR CathPCI Executive Summary Metrics.