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Table. 1.

Table. 1.

Regulation of works for Department of Transfusion Management at Yangsan Pusan National University Hospital

Blood management act [1] Transfusion management committee Department of transfusion management Category Note Duty Cycle Content
Policy Establishing and implementing a transfusion management plan Establishment and implementation of an annual transfusion management plan Ministry of health and welfare ordinance no. 774 article 12-3 T/N/D Semiannual
In establishing standards, regulations,and policies related to transfusion T/N/D Semiannual
Blood inventory management The optimal storage amount, usage amount, and waste quantity of blood transfusion Storage, use, and disposal of blood transfusion status management The previous day's blood usage Information on the use of blood, such as inventory and waste, etc. must be submitted by noon daily Ministry of health and welfare ordinance no. 774 article 14-2 T Every day Report to the ministry of health and welfare
Temperature management of the ward blood refrigerator Indicators within the hospital itself N Every day Inspection and monitoring of the ward blood refrigerator
Monitoring PDA use during pre-transfusion tests and transfusions Indicators within the hospital itself N Every day Monitoring PDA utilization during previous day transfusion patients
Stable supply and demand of blood for transfusions Restricted blood transfusion in case of blood shortage National organ tissue blood management agency bioethics department no. 618 T/N/D Upon occurrence Restricted transfusion guidelines for each occurrence of a blood transfusion prescription review and release
→ blood can be released after checking by doctor of the Department of Transfusion Management
Blood transfusion adequacy Regulation for safe and optimal blood transfusion management Collection and analysis, and evaluation of transfusion-related data Blood transfusion TAT management Indicators within the hospital itself T/N/D Every day TAT management from transfusion prescription to transfusion
Evaluation of transfusion adequacy Optimal transfusion management (including patient blood, transfusion replacement therapy, etc.)
- transfusion guidelines
Indicators within the hospital itself D/N Every day Blood transfusion monitoring of transfusion patients on the previous day
Transfusion error or adverse reaction Methods for preventing and responding to adverse transfusion reactions Surveillance of occurrence of transfusion-related adverse effects occurrence and response Monitoring of transfusion errors and adverse transfusion reactions N Every day Checking the vitals and condition of patients transfused and monitoring PDA utilization of the previous day's blood transfusion patient
Analysis of adverse reactions and accident reports after transfusion
→ blood safety-related monitoring report
D/N Upon occurrence Reply after analyzing the received report and establishing countermeasures
Education and promotion related to transfusion Training and promotion methods related to transfusion Training and promotion related to transfusion Conducts monthly/annual training About blood transfusion general/special issues D/N Month to month Training for new/recruited employees by occupation
Latest information, publications, newsletters, etc. T/N/D Upon occurrence Using the Department of Transfusion Management bulletin board
Confirmation of annual training completion
- mandatory training for human resources in the Department of Transfusion Management is implemented
T/N/D Annual Confirmation of completion of mandatory conservative education
Other duties necessary for transfusion management Other matters determined by the Minister of Health and Welfare for safe and optimal blood use Other matters necessary for transfusion management Revision of blood transfusion guidelines Indicators within the hospital itself T/N/D Annual Blood transfusion guidelines and Department of Transfusion Management revision of manuals
Transfusion Management Committee N Semiannual Host Transfusion Management Committee

Abbreviations: N, a nurse; T, a medical laboratory technologist; D, a doctor.

Korean J Blood Transfus 2021;32:209-16 https://doi.org/10.17945/kjbt.2021.32.3.209
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