Patient Safety Tool: AAO's Wrong-Site Surgery Checklist

The American Academy of Ophthalmology offers a free, downloadable checklist for the prevention of wrong-site surgery during eye procedures.

The checklist includes steps to take in the pre-operative area and in the operating room.

Download the wrong-site surgery checklist (PDF) for use in your facility.

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