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Veterinary Clinic Special Facilitiies Checklist: Aseptic Surgery

The Facility Inspection Checklist is used to help in conducting semiannual reviews of programs and facilities for the care and use of animals.
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07/26/2022

Veterinary Clinic Special Facilitiies Checklist: Aseptic Surgery

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The Facility Inspection Checklist is used to help in conducting semiannual reviews of programs and facilities for the care and use of animals.
  • Date:

  • Location:

  • General Considerations:

  • location minimizes traffic/contamination

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • functional components (surgical support, animal preparation, surgeon scrub, operating room, postoperative recovery) are designed and separated (physically or otherwise)

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • safe sharps disposal system

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • adequate records of anesthesia and perioperative care

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • aseptic procedures in use for all survival surgery

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Operating Room:

  • effective contamination control procedures

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • effective cleaning procedures/dedicated tools

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • interior surfaces smooth and impervious to moisture

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • HVAC system meets Guide requirements

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • lighting safe and appropriate

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • outlets safe and appropriate

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • scavenging of anesthetic gases implemented

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Surgical Support:

  • facility for washing, sterilizing, storing instruments and supplies

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • autoclave monitoring procedures are implemented

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • storage of autoclaved materials maintains sterility

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • cold sterilization procedures are appropriate

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Animal Preparation:

  • contains large sink to facilitate cleaning of animal and operative site

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Surgeon Scrub:

  • outside operating room, non-hand-operated sink

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Postoperative Recovery:

  • allows adequate observation, easily cleaned, supports physiologic functions, minimizes risk of injury

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
  • Dressing Area:

  • place for personnel to change

    • Pass
    • Flag
    • Fail
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