Policy Number

CD-EC-060

NSHA CD-EC-060 Cardiac Monitoring Care Directive

Description

The Cardiac Monitoring Care Directive allows the approved Health Care Provider (HCP) practicing within their scope, training, and competence, in the emergency department, to initiate cardiac monitoring prior to the physician’s assessment. It further provides guidance for the HCP to maintain and or discontinue cardiac monitoring.

Related Documents

NSHA CD-EC-025 Management of Acute Coronary Syndrome
NSHA CL-CC-035 Cardiac Monitoring: Cardiac Rhythm Assessment and Telemetry Monitoring