Clinical Policies & Procedures

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Advance Care Planning & Goals of Care Designation

Anaphylaxis Management: Administration of Intramuscular Epinephrine

Application of Topical Local Anesthetic for Potentially Painful Skin-Breaking Procedures

Appropriate Prioritization of Access to Health Services Policy

Appropriate Use of Antipsychotic Medication - Long Term Care

Bridge Supply of Medication for Discharged Patients

Button Battery Ingestion - Pediatric

Canada-Global Rating Scale for Endoscopy

Cancer Drug Administration To Outpatients

Care of Late Preterm Infants

Choking Prevention & Management

Chronic Disease Self-Management

Clinical Assessment of ‘At Risk” or Actual Preterm Labour for Triage

Complex & Essential Pediatric Medical Process

Clozapine Initiation & Maintenance

Consent to Treatment/Procedure(s)

Continuing Care Health Service Standards Compliance Audit - Seniors Health Continuing Care

Creutzfeldt-Jacob Disease Surgical Precautions

Criteria to Support Appropriate Level of Obstetrical Care
Data Access & Use for Health System Improvement Purposes (Secondary Use)

Designated Living Option

Developmental Care

Dispute Prevention & Resolution in Clinical Settings

Do Not Use List of Abbreviations, Symbols, & Dose Designations for Medication-Related Documentation

Documenting Care Coordination

Donation After Cardiocirculatory Death (DCD)

Expressed Breast Milk: Safe Management

External Beam Radiation Therapy Wait Time Access

Falls Risk Management

First Response to a Medical Emergency in Common Areas Inside of an AHS Facility or Outside within Close Proximity

Glycemic Management - Adult

Hand Hygiene

Handling of Transitory Audiovisual & Audio Recordings of Patients for Clinical Supervision

Psychoactive Substance Use

High-Alert Medication

Hyperbilirubinemia Screening, Assessment & Treatment – Well Newborn 35 0/7 Weeks Gestation & Greater

Independent Double-check

Individually Identifying Information

Induction of Labor

Influenza Immunization

Infusion Pumps for Medication & Parenteral Fluid Administration

Injectable Opioid Agonist Therapy Program

Inpatient Addiction & Mental Health

Insulin Pump Therapy in Hospital

Interaction between Alberta Health Services & Third Party Advocates

InterRAI Resident Assessment Instruments - Seniors Health Continuing Care

Intravenous Ketamine for the Treatment of Adult Depression

Invasive Infusion Line & Tubing Verification

Labelling Medications

Managed Risk Agreement

Management of Assistive Equipment & Technology - Continuing Care

Management of Cardiac Arrest When a Physician or Nurse Practitioner is Not Immediately Available

Management of Loaned & Reusable Medical Devices

Maternal & Infant Fall Prevention Management

  • Guideline Maternal & Infant Fall Prevention Management
  • Guideline: Care of the Infant After a Fall in Hospital

Medical Assistance in Dying

Medical Device Safety

Medical Toxicology Clinic Introductory Letter

Medication Administration

Medication Administration - Seniors Health Continuing Care

Medication Management - Seniors Health Continuing Care

Medication Orders

Medication Reconciliation

Medication Samples

Missed Visit by Home Care Service Provider – Seniors Health Home Care

Naloxone Administration

Naloxone Distribution

Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome: Non-Pharmacological & Pharmacological Management, Assessment & Discharge

Neonatal Oral Feeding Practice

Newborn Metabolic Screening Program

Obstetrical Triage Acuity Scale (OTAS)

Oral Hygiene

Oxygen Therapy

Palliative & End-of-Life Care Programs & Services

Parenteral Nutrition

Patient Concerns Resolution

Patient Identification

Patient Repatriation

Patient Safety

Patient's Death in the Home Setting

Patient's Own Medications

Patients' Use of Cannabis for Medical Purposes

Pharmacist Administration of Intramuscular or Subcutaneous Medications
Pharmacist Ordering of Laboratory Tests
Pharmacist Prescribing of Medication Orders

Pneumococcal Immunization

Point of Care Testing (POCT)

Postpartum Depression Screening

Pre-Operative Fasting & Carbohydrate Loading Prior to Surgical Interventions - Adults

Prevention of Peripartum Acquired Group A Streptococcus

Procedural Sedation

Provincial Drug Formulary System

Quality Improvement

Resident & Family Councils

Residential Addiction Treatment & Detoxification Programs

Restraint as a Last Resort

Safe Bathing

Safe Infant Sleep

Safe Surgery Checklist

Single Use Medical Devices, Critical & Semi-Critical

Skin Assessment

Standardized Medication Concentrations for Parenteral Administration

Suicide Risk Management

Supervised Exercise Program

Surgical Plume Management

Suspected Carbon Monoxide Exposure

Suspected Poisoning

Suspected Sepsis Assessment & Treatment in the Adult Patient

Termination of Pregnancy

Transfusion of Blood Components & Products

Transportation of Patients

Treatment and/or Fever with Acetaminophen or Ibuprofen

Urgent Medical Attention for Individuals Apprehended Under the Mental Health Act

Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis

Video Monitoring

Family Presence

Waste Management

Well Infant Accommodation

Information Sharing with Guardians Guideline

Bariatric Response for Ground and Air Ambulance

Casual Employee Requirements

Cleaning and Disinfecting, Medical Equipment and Vehicles

Communication Manual

Controlled Drugs and Substances

Dispensing a Bridge Supply of Medication

Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Transport Criteria to Urgent Care Centres

EMS Mobile Data Terminals

EMS Requests Related to Medical Assistance in Dying Events

EMS Roles - Medical Device Problems

EMS Talkgroup Management

End of Shift Management

Geographically Challenging Patient Access / Back Country Rescue

In Home Transfusion of Blood Components and Products - Adult

Inter-Facility Transfers During Inclement Weather Situations

Just In Time Infusion Pump Training

Living Organ Donor Wage Replacement

Patient Care Records

Research and Other Knowledge Generating Activities

Return to Work Reorientation

Scene Safety Checks

Sick Leave

Time Off Requests

Uniform Standards

Vehicles

Controlled Substances

Well-term Newborn Admission in the Absence of the Most Responsible Health Care Practitioner (MRHP)

Water Immersion Labour and Birth

Ground Inter-Facility Transfer: Newton’s Cradle

Clinically Complex Inter-Facility Patient Transport: Air Response Unavailable

Safe Use of Lasers

Audio and Video Recording Devices

Infant Positioning for Neonatal Care

Pruritus Due To Acute Urticaria (Hives)

Glycemic Management - Pediatric

Autonomic Dysreflexia - Adult

STARS Stand Down

Insulin Adjustment - Pediatric

Assessment and Management of Antepartum Vaginal Bleeding