Category Archives: OMMC Surgery Safety Promotion and Disaster Preparedness

Conference and Disaster Kit of the Residents of the Department of Surgery of Ospital ng Maynila Medical Center

Conference and Disaster Kit of the Residents of the Department of Surgery of Ospital ng Maynila Medical Center  Laser Pointer, Flashlight and Whistle (3-in-1) Laser pointer used in Tuesday and Thursday conferences and conferences outside the Department. Flashlight and whistle … Continue reading

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OMMC Surgery Emergency and Disaster Alert Code System – Specific Guidelines and Instructions:

OMMC Surgery Emergency and Disaster Alert Code System Specific Guidelines and Instructions:   Manpower Readiness Under Each Code Alert   Code White Alert – one surgical team is physically present and the two other teams are on call Code Blue … Continue reading

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OMMC Surgery Emergency and Disaster Alert and Response Codes – A Primer

OMMC Surgery Emergency and Disaster Alert and Response Codes Reynaldo O. Joson, MD, MHA, MHPEd, MSc Surg January 10, 2012; January 13, 2012 The Department of Surgery of Ospital ng Maynila Medical Center (OMMC) has emergency and disaster codes to … Continue reading

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Procedures in the Activation and Deactivation of Alert Codes – General Steps

Procedures in the Activation and Deactivation of Alert Codes   General Steps:   Monitoring of news of potential emergency and disaster that may create a surge of surgical patient incident or event in OMMC   Assessment of the potential incident … Continue reading

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Evaluation of OMMC Surgery Alert Code System

Evaluation of OMMC Surgery Alert Code System   Presence of policies and procedures on alert code system   General steps followed during activation and deactivation   Specific guidelines and instructions followed during activation and deactivation   Presence of exercises at … Continue reading

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OMMC Surgery Emergency and Disaster Alert Code System – Communication System – Templates for SMS (Text) Messages

OMMC Surgery Emergency and Disaster Alert Code System Communication System Templates for SMS (Text) Messages   Reynaldo O. Joson, MD, MHA, MHPEd, MSc Surg January 13, 2012   Communication System The primary communication device shall be the cellphone as this … Continue reading

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OMMC Surgery Alert Code Activation and Deactivation Evaluation Checklist – January 13, 2012

OMMC Surgery Alert Code Activation and Deactivation Evaluation Checklist   Alert Code:  White /  Blue  /  Red  (encircle one) Date and Time of Activation: Name of Event / Incident:     Required-activity Statements for Evaluation Yes / No Remarks (areas … Continue reading

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