Inspection report: Violation

Failure to use safe patient transfer procedure. Failure to complete a post-fall assessment.

Norwalk Hospital • April 15, 2014

Violation details

Patient was admitted to hospital for a CT scan, and fell in the radiology bathroom, suffered a head injury and was transferred to the ER. Review of records failed to note the patient's fall, and post-fall nursing assessment.

Report dateApril 15, 2014
Violation number1 of 1
Affected patients1
Corrective action dateApril 30, 2014
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Inspection dates3/26/14, 3/27/14
Violations in this report1
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