Process: Donor Physical Examination

This is a sample process document for donor physical examination. Compare it to the previous post Policy: Donor Physical Examination.

5.3.1 PROCESS DONOR PHYSICAL EXAMINATION:

Process:

  1. The donor is positively identified by a designated picture ID and Hematos donor consent form with specimen/encounter number and barcode.
  2. Donor staff measures vital signs of donor and enters results into Hematos IIG.
  3. Donor staff inspects donor arms for suitable veins and checks for concurrent skin diseases and/or scarring.
  4. Medinfo Hematos IIG determines donor eligibility to collect components.

References:

  1. HMC 1001 Setting Specification, Version 1.5, Hematos IIG, Medinfo
  2. Standards for Blood Banks and Transfusion Services, Current Edition, AABB, Bethesda, Maryland, USA