Sign In
CPSI Share              

Surgical incidents are patient safety incidents that occur prior to, during, or after a surgical procedure. Examples of these types of incidents include wrong site, procedure, or implant; retained foreign objects; surgical site infections; surgical burns; and equipment misuse.

For more information, please see the Surgical Care Safety​ topic page.

It was all in the timing. Years before the pan-Canadian list of Never Events was released in September 2015, Niagara Health in Southern Ontario had already begun looking at ways to advance its safety...
March 17, 2017 
Patient Safety News
There are currently no Events for Surgical Incidents available at this time. Click here to view all