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Semiannual Program and Facility Review Checklist

Sample Semiannual Facility Inspection Checklist
Procedure Areas, Non-Survival Surgeries, Laboratories, Rodent Surgeries


General concerns:
  • drug storage, control, and expiration dates
  • sharps disposal
  • anesthetic monitoring
  • gas cylinders immobilized
  • scavenging of anesthetic gases
  • warning signs
  • carcass disposal

Additional concerns for survival surgery (rodent or minor procedures only):

  • rodent survival surgery clean and uncluttered, not used for anything else during surgery
  • records of perioperative care
  • aseptic procedures
  • autoclave monitoring procedures
  • storage of autoclaved materials
  • cold sterilization procedures are appropriate

*A = acceptable; M = minor deficiency; S = significant deficiency (is or may be a threat to animal health or safety)

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Go To OER web posting: 2000/03/29