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Sample Warming Cabinet Temperature Checklist

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Lakeland (Fla.) Surgical & Diagnostic Center uses a checklist to ensure blankets and fluids in its warming cabinet maintain acceptable temperatures.

 

If these items in the cabinet exceed the acceptable temperature levels the ASC has indicated, staff members are instructed to adjust the temperature and recheck it in one hour.

 

The original temperature and the readjusted temperatures are noted daily on the checklist, which provides space for a month's worth of data.

 

To download a sample copy of the warming cabinet temperature checklist you can adapt for use in your ASC, click here (doc).

 

Learn more about Lakeland Surgical & Diagnostic Center.


Download other sample forms for adaptation and use in your ASC:


- Sample Wound Infection/Unexpected Outcome Report

 

- Sample ASC Discharge Criteria Policy

 

- Sample ASC Time-Out Policy and Procedure

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