Transfer of a Patient in/out of CT scanner
This case was designed to assess and improve team preparedness for safely and effectively caring for a critically ill COVID-19 patient who requires a CT scan.
Case authors: Jennifer Dale-Tam, RN (Nurse Educator); Rebecca Hibbert, MD (Medical Imaging at The Ottawa Hospital and the Department of Radiology, University of Ottawa); Paul Healey (Manager of CT)
Actors: Jonathan O’Brien (Diagnostic Imaging Technologist); Erin Dowle (Diagnostic Imaging Technologist) as Spotter from the control room; Vicki LeBlanc, PhD (Director, University of Ottawa Skills and Simulation Centre) as Patient Care Attendant
Videography and voice-over: Kaitlin Endres (uOttawa medical student)
Edited by: Kaitlin Endres (uOttawa medical student) and Glenn Posner, MD (Medical Director, The Ottawa Hospital Simulation Patient Safety Program)