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Environment of Care (EC) Standards

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Element of Performance

Inspect, test, and maintain all high-risk equipment (ie, equipment for which there is a risk of serious injury or death to a patient or staff member should the equipment fail), including life support equipment, in accordance with manufacturers' recommendations or an alternate equipment maintenance program with the frequency determined by the facility.
Document these activities and show a 100% completion rate.

Documentation Required

Identified Risk


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