Anticoagulation Therapy - Applicable Anticoagulants
What anticoagulants are included under NPSG.03.05.01?
FAQ: This NPSG was revised to improve the safety of patients receiving anticoagulation therapy and appliesto all classes of anticoagulants with the exception of Antiplatelet Agents-GP IIb/IIIa inhibitors. The examples provided in the requirements are not an exhaustive list (Heparin, Low Molecular Weight Heparin, Warfarin, Direct Oral Anticoagulants).
Last updated on June 12, 2019
Manual: Hospital and Hospital Clinics
Chapter: National Patient Safety Goals NPSG