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Acute Anaphylaxis Clinical Care Standard: 01-Evidence of a locally approved anaphylaxis pathway

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Short name:Help on this term1-Evidence of a locally approved anaphylaxis pathway
METeOR identifier:Help on this term745147
Registration status:Help on this termAustralian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standard 24/11/2021
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Evidence of a locally approved anaphylaxis pathway.

Indicator set:Help on this termClinical care standard indicators: Acute Anaphylaxis Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standard 24/11/2021

Collection and usage attributes

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Evidence of a locally approved anaphylaxis pathway. The pathway should include:

  • An assessment protocol that outlines the clinical criteria to support prompt diagnosis of anaphylaxis
  • Systems to ensure patients experiencing allergic reactions are monitored appropriately for possible progression of symptoms to anaphylaxis
  • A process to ensure clinicians are competent in the anaphylaxis pathway, and
  • A process to assess adherence to the pathway.
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A healthcare setting that has documented evidence of a locally approved anaphylaxis pathway that is implemented should record ‘Yes.’ Otherwise, the healthcare setting should record ‘No.’

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Yes/No

Source and reference attributes

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Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care

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Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care 2021. Acute Anaphylaxis clinical care standard. Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Sydney.

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