Administrative Manual for Ambulatory Care Facilities

Add Manual to Cart
Administrative Manual for Ambulatory Care Facilities
1 year online subscription to the manual: $229.99
Want access to all our manuals?

9009 - Surrogate Decision Makers

About this Document

9009 - Surrogate Decision Makers is one of many policies and procedure templates within Administrative Manual for Ambulatory Care Facilities written for the medical office, hospital, and other healthcare organizations. The policies cover: Joint Commission (JCAHO or TJC) • CMS • HIPAA • CDC • AAAHC and more.

Share access within your facility at no cost.

Sample Content From 9009 - Surrogate Decision Makers

Snippets are randomly selected, unformatted passages from the Microsoft Word policy template.

Snippet

If the patient is unable to make a decision related to his/her healthcare by virtue of physical
or mental incapacitation, the following prioritized list of surrogate decision makers will be
followed:

Second Snippet

In the event that there is conflict among the classes or within the same class, the
issue shall be referred to the Ethics Committee.