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Section II

UF Health Jacksonville Policies & Procedures

IMPORTANT: Documents below require Acrobat Reader and some are located on the Infonet* (UF Health Jacksonville's Intranet), which can only be accessed from a computer on the UF Health Jacksonville campus.

TopicRelated Documents and Links
Patient Safety
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Guidelines for Writing Medication Orders*
Discharge Medications
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Medication Reconciliation*
National Patient Safety Goals - Joint Commission Website
ADT
(Admission/Discharge/Transfer)
Admission of Patients
Beds: Obtaining and Assigning Patients
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Direct Admissions*
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Admission to Critical Care Units*
Against Medical Advice
UF Health Jacksonville Core Policy & Procedure - Refusal of Treatment/Hospitalization Against Medical Advice*
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Discharge Planning and Process*
Transfers
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Transfers from Other Acute Care Hospitals*
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Transfers from Skilled Nursing Facilities*
Deaths
Autopsy Diagnosis (Provisional Gross Autopsy Diagnosis)
Autopsy Permission
Autopsy Reports and Bereavement Conferences
Death Certificates
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Care of the Deceased Patient*
Death Conference Guidelines
Medical Examiner Cases
Organ & Tissue Donor Program
TopicRelated Documents and Links
Medical Records
Medical Records - Overview
Dictation of Medical Records
Dictation Instruction Card - UF
Dictation Instruction Card - UF Health Jacksonville
Dictation Signing Reference Card - Allscripts
Dictation Policy Update
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Content of Medical Record*
Medical Records Information, Release of
UF Health Jacksonville Core Policy - Confidentiality and Release of Information*
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Procedure for Requesting Medical Records for Non Patient Care/Patient Care*
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Practitioner Delinquent Medical Record Notification
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Physician Orders*
Patient Information
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Advance Directives*
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Confidentiality of Patient Information*
UF Health Jacksonville Core Policy & Procedure - Patient Medical Record Management and Disclosure of Patient Information*
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Consultations*
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Do Not Resuscitate Decisions (DNR)*
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Do Not Resuscitate Decisions (DNR) Order FAQs
UF Health Jacksonville Core Policy & Procedure - Withholding or Withdrawing Life-Prolonging Procedures or Measures*
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Ethics Consultations*
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Informed Consent*
The Basics of Informed Consent
The Essentials of Informed Consent
The Capacity to Consent
Prisoners
UF Health Jacksonville Core Policy - Patient Privacy – Patient Information Passcode*
Safety and Security
Abuse and Neglect
Indicators of Abuse and Neglect
UF Health Jacksonville Core Policy & Procedure - Abused, Neglected or Abandoned Children & Adults*
Disaster Policy
The START 2 Finish Response Model for Mass Casualties
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Emergency Preparedness Management Plan*
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - MCI Response Plan (external)*
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Internal Disaster Plan*
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Bomb Threats*
Emergency Codes and Numbers/Fire Alarms and Evacuation
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Fires and Alarms*
Police Notification
Restraints
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Control of a Violent Patient*
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Restraints and Seclusion*
TopicRelated Documents and Links
General Information
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Team*
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - In-house Stroke Alert*
Incident Reporting, Serious
Incident Reporting Involving Visitors
Incident Reporting Brochure (SIP )
Disclosure of Adverse Events (Serious Incidents)
UF Health Jacksonville Guideline - Disclosure of Unanticipated Outcomes*
The Basics of Disclosure Brochure
Strategy for Disclosure of Adverse Events Brochure
Infection Control
See also PEP in Section I
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Isolation Precautions* (HICPAC) Isolation Precautions
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Exposure Control Plan for Bloodborne Pathogens*
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Hand Hygiene*
CDC Website
Interpreter Services
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Interpreter Services for Non-English Speaking Patients*
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Certified/Screened Sign Language Interpreter for the Hearing Impaired*
Media, Release of Information to
Moderate Sedation Guidelines
Moderate Sedation Training Set
Moderate Sedation Post Test
UF Health Jacksonville Guideline - Moderate Sedation* (aka conscious sedation)
UF Health Jacksonville Guideline - Pain Assessment and Management
Pain Management, Principles of
Pain Management Guidelines Pocket Reference Card
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Standard Precautions*
UF Health Jacksonville Guideline - Modes and Risk of Transmission by Specific Disease Agent*
TopicRelated Documents and Links
General Information-Lab
Lab Services Overview
Blood Alcohol Testing
Critical Diagnostic Test Results
CDC Website—HIV/AIDS
Microbiology Specimen Collection Manual
General Information-Pharmacy
UF Health Jacksonville Pharmacy Department*
Adverse Drug Reaction Reporting
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Adverse Drug Reaction Reporting*
Formulary of Approved Drugs*
Prescribing Tips
Prescription Writing Guidelines
Prescribing Controlled Substances
Safe Prescribing
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Prescription Blanks*
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Drug Information Newsletter*
UF Health Jacksonville Policy - Medication Bulletin*
Pharmacy Information
General Information-Transfusion
Circular for Transfusion Services
Blood Administration
Blood Transfusion Protocol (Massive Tx)
Transfusion Indications for Adults
Transfusion Indications for Peds
Physician Transfusion Orders
Specimen Collection for Transfusion
Emergency Release of Blood Products
Apheresis


IMPORTANT: Documents above require Acrobat Reader and some are located on the Infonet* (UF Health Jacksonville's Intranet), which can only be accessed from a computer on the UF Health Jacksonville campus.

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