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Elective Outpatient Surgery Recovery Staffing - Pediatric

Experts agree that on-site clinical staff trained in resuscitation can save lives after heart failure or other complications arise after a procedure. Hospitals report whether clinicians who have national certification in life saving skills such as opening airways are present on-site while pediatric patients recover from surgery.


Reporting Period 

  • Latest 3 months prior to Survey submission 

Patients Included in the Measure

  • Outpatients (Patients who are admitted and discharged on the same day)

  • Children