• Document No.

  • Audit Title

  • Site / Unit

  • Conducted on

  • Prepared by

  • Personnel

The Huddle

  • Hot-Spot Huddle start time

  • Was the huddle led by the NUM or an ANUM?

  • We're 3 patient-identifiers used for the patients who were discussed?

  • Was the Huddle acronym used or followed to assist identification of the patients / ward issues that needed to be discussed? (ESCAPADES)

  • Was only important information about the most critical patients/ward issues discussed?

  • Was the ISBAR structure used for each patient that was discussed during the huddle?

  • Was the huddle process issue-free?

  • Hot-Spot Huddle finish time

Clinical PerCH

  • Were both the on-coming and off-going nurses present for the clinical (documentation) PerCH?

  • Was the PerCH documentation /paperwork checked by both nurses for each patient?

  • Was the ISBAR structure followed each time the patients PerCH documentation was checked?

Bedside PerCH

  • Did the Person Centred Handover occur in the presence of the patient?

  • Was the Bedside PerCH acronym used / followed for this part of the PerCH? (CARE)

  • Was the patient included in the discussion?

  • Was the patient given an opportunity to contribute to the conversation from their perspective during the Handover?

  • Was only non-clinical language used with the patient during handover?

  • What time did the Handover finish?

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