SOP27 Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) Assessment, Prevention and Management


Category
Physical Health Services (Policies)
Code
SOP27
Issue No
1.1

Target Audience

Inpatient Staff

Purpose

The purpose of this standard operating procedure is to ensure that all
patients admitted to Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
(CWP) are formally assessed and, where appropriate, measures are taken to
reduce their likelihood of developing a venous thromboembolism.

Origin

Lead Executive
Director of Nursing, Therapies and Patient Partnership

Author Details
Service Improvement Manager – Physical Health
07733284921


Policy dates & history

Implementation Date

28 August 2020

Approval Meeting

Clinical Practice & Standards Sub-Committee

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