Home Health Policy and Procedure Manual

Home Health Policy and Procedure Manual

10109 - Critical Results of Tests and Diagnostic Procedures - Reporting of


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Critical Results: Findings (even if from routine tests) which always require rapid
communication of the results, i.e., panic values or red-line values.

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Include results from tests reaching the pre-established critical or "panic" level as
determined by nursing services and the medical staff and approved by the
appropriate medical staff committee