Clinical Guidelines

Pre-Op Testing

Pre-op tests protocol. (PDF)

Level of Surgical Complexity Table (PDF)

List of procedures for which we require a blood bank sample. (PDF)

Beta Blocker Protocol (PDF)

Antiobtic Administration Guidelines

Antibiotic Surgical Prophylaxis Protocol SMH 2009-01 Update (4) (PDF)

Discharge to Home Guidelines

ASA Physical Status Definitions

NPO Guidelines

Prevention and Management of OR Fires (PDF)

Perioperative Management of Patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea (PDF)

Burst Suppression Protocol

Portland Insulin Protocol

Intracranial Aneurism Clipping Anesthesia Protocol

Common Vascoactive Infusions

ASA Practice Guidelines and Recommendations:

Standards for Basic Anesthetic Monitoring (October 2004)

Continuum of Depth of Sedation Definitions of from Anxiolysis to General Anesthesia

Distinguishing Monitored Anesthesia Care from Conscious Sedation (MAC vs. IVCS)

Statement on Safe use of Propofol

Practice Guidelines for Obstetrical Anesthesia

Guidelines for Regional Anesthesia in Obstetrics; ASA Oct 2000

Optimal Goals for Anesthesia Care in Obstetrics

Practice Advisory regarding Pacemakers and Defibrillators



        MHAUS Protocol (PDF)