SAFOR: Simulated Assessment For Operational Readiness

SAFOR assessments sites and dates:

19 June 2015: MRI Suite Level 4 Thomas Kemp Tower

0900-1000: Assessment of journey from Level 7, 8, 9 in the Alex to the scanner
1030-1130: Orientation and trials of flow within MRI + anaesthetic room areas
1130-1230: Simulations in MRI + anaesthetic room areas

3 July 2015: HWP Theatres for ENT + Breast Surgery

0900-1300:  6 short and snappy SAFOR runs:
1. Normal patient pathway through theatre 1 and 2
2. Anaesthetic emergency in theatre 1, anaesthetic 1, theatre 2
3. Emergency in recovery / ICU area

We will run it like a normal day at work. 2 theatres running. 9 am start and finish by 1 pm. Attendees must attend promptly and be changed into scrubs by 8.55 am

As a minimum, we need:
2 anaesthetists, 2 scrub staff, 1 ODP, 2 recovery staff, 2 surgeons, 1 porter, 1 person to volunteer as a patient