Find Updated Medical Center Policies Now Posted on OurNet

Visit the OurNet policy page to view all Medical Center policies, the latest policy newsletter, FAQs, and policy and procedure templates. Have any policy updates? Email the policy administrator with necessary changes. The following policies have recently been updated and posted:

  • Policy 1095 – Medical Screening, Transfers and Refusal of Care – EMTALA Compliance Guidelines
  • Policy 1431 – Printer and Copier Standards
  • Policy 1438 – Requests for Waiver of Patient Financial Obligations (new)
  • Policy 4022 – Tuition Assistance
  • Policy 5001 – Cleaning, Disinfection and/or Sterilization of Patient Care Equipment
  • Policy 5034 – Influenza Immunization

Find Updated Medical Center Policies Now Posted on OurNet

Visit the OurNet policy page to view all Medical Center policies, the latest policy newsletter, FAQs, and policy and procedure templates. Have any policy updates? Email the policy administrator with necessary changes. The following policies have recently been updated and posted:

  • Policy 1424: Policy to Prevent, Detect and Address Identity Theft, Fraud and Error
  • Policy 2090: Death by Neurologic Criteria
  • Policy 2092: Morbidity and Mortality Review
  • Policy 2203: Automated Dispensing Machines
  • Policy 2209: Medication Review
  • Policy 4028: Military Leave
  • Policy 4037: Leaves of Absence (Extended Medical, Personal, Educational)
  • Policy 4075: Small Necessities Leaves of Absence
  • Policy 4089: Pre-Employment Drug Testing
  • Policy 4090: Personal Medical Leave (non-FMLA)
  • Policy 5007: Health Clearance Requirements for Vendors

Review Updated Medical Center Policies Now Posted on OurNet

Visit the OurNet policy page to view all Medical Center policies, the latest policy newsletter, FAQs, and policy and procedure templates. Have any policy updates? Email the policy administrator with necessary changes. The following policies have recently been updated and posted:

  • Policy 1027: Patient Visitation
  • Policy 1041: Health Care Proxy and Advance Directives
  • Policy 1045: Bed Assignment, High Capacity and Movement of Patients between Campuses
  • Policy 1130: Credit and Collection
  • Policy 2519: Use of Lead Glasses during Interventional Procedures Where Fluoroscopy Is Used
  • Policy 5002: Regulated Medical Waste
  • Policy 5035: Personal Pet Visitation

New and Updated Policies Now Available to Review on OurNet

Visit the OurNet policy page to view all Medical Center policies, the latest policy newsletter, FAQs, and policy and procedure templates. Have any policy updates? Email the policy administrator with necessary changes. The following policies have recently been updated and posted:

  • Policy 1086 – Delinquent Medical Record
  • Policy 1430 – Annual Medical Staff Administrative Obligations
  • Policy 2008 – Initial Patient Assessment
  • Policy 2021 – Chain of Command in Patient Care Management
  • Policy 2111 – Inpatient Adult Continuous Telemetry Monitoring
  • Policy 2227 – Clinical Staff Self Treatment and Treatment of Family Members
  • Policy 2233 – Deep Sedation
  • Policy 2524 – Registered Dietitian/Licensed Dietitian/Nutritionist (RD-LDN) Order Writing (NEW!)
  • Policy 4025 – Payment of Charge Differential
  • Policy 4041 – Bulletin Boards
  • Policy 4093 – Massachusetts Earned Sick Time (NEW!)
  • Policy 6014 – Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Program
  • Policy 6026 – Occupational Respiratory Protection
  • Policy 6030 – Management of Water or Mold Damaged Building Materials
  • Policy 6202 – Prisoner-Patient Management

The following policy has been retired: Access to and Review Process for the Bloodborne Pathogen Exposure Control Plan (5006).

Find Updated Medical Center Policies Posted on OurNet

Visit the OurNet policy page to view all Medical Center policies, the latest policy newsletter, FAQs, and policy and procedure templates. Have any policy updates? Email the policy administrator with necessary changes. The following policies have recently been updated and posted:

  • Policy 1430 – Annual Medical Staff Administrative Obligations
  • Policy 2021 – Chain of Command in Patient Care Management
  • Policy 2111 – Inpatient Adult Continuous Telemetry Monitoring
  • Policy 2227 – Clinical Staff Self Treatment and Treatment of Family Members
  • Policy 2233 – Deep Sedation
  • Policy 4093 – Massachusetts Earned Sick Time (New!)
  • Policy 6202 – Prisoner-Patient Management

The following policies have been retired:

  • Cardiac Mechanical Ventricular Assist Device (VAD) Short-Term Support (2219)
  • Personal Wireless (Radio Frequency) Communication Device Usage Guidelines (1140)
  • Memorial ED Medical Admission Process (2058)

Find Updated Medical Center Policies on OurNet

Visit the policies page on OurNet to review policy updates, read the latest newsletter (see April issue), read FAQs, and see policy and procedure templates. The following Medical Center policies have been updated and posted to OurNet:

  • Policy 1036 – Informed Consent
  • Policy 1126 – Pharmaceutical Representatives
  • Policy 1129 – Business Associates
  • Policy 1311 – Abandoned Property Reporting (Outstanding Checks, Patient Belongings and Credit Balances)
  • Policy 1427 – Privacy and Information Security Awareness and Training
  • Policy 1433 – Pricing Requests for Proposed Services
  • Policy 2203 – Automated Dispensing Machines (ADM)
  • Policy 2229 – Triage and Transport of Pediatric Patients needing Post-operative Care in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)
  • Policy 3000 – Information Security Management
  • Policy 4029 – Drug and Alcohol Free Workplace
  • Policy 4033 – Donation of Accrued Paid Time Off
  • Policy 4043 – Time Reporting for Non-Exempt Employees
  • Policy 4044 – Time and Attendance Reporting for Exempt Employees
  • Policy 6011 – Compressed Gas Handling