Best Practices for Naming Hospital Policies
As healthcare providers look for ways to improve operational efficiencies, one area that is often overlooked is the importance of implementing the right system for naming hospital policies. Using a policy numbering convention that identifies policies per department, type of policies and assigns a number to the policy is a huge time saver for policy administrators, clinical staff, accreditation and compliance officers.
Join Terri Ziehlke, Director of Professional Practice/Education, Abrazo Community Health Network and Dr. Sanjaya Kumar, MD, Chief Medical Officer and Product Strategist, PolicyMedical as they discuss the importance of policy naming and the positive impact that using the right nomenclature can have on your organization from an accreditation, patient safety, and operational perspective.
During the webinar, we will cover:
- The importance of a policy numbering convention
- Top considerations for developing a nomenclature
- Examples of naming conventions
- How to get started with your own naming system