University Policy

Policies Posted for Comment

Draft and recently signed policies are posted here for review and comment by The University of Toledo community for thirty days. Draft policies do not have official status as approved policies until the Approving Officer has signed the policies. Some policies may be signed in advance of the vetting period to comply with the requirement of federal or state laws or regulations or accrediting agencies.

Please direct any comments or questions regarding the policies posted for comment to policies@utoledo.edu or click on the icon under "comment on this policy." Please state the name of the policy in the subject line. Comments received on the policy will be forwarded to the policy's responsible agent or agent's designee.

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College of Medicine and Life Sciences (1 policy)
Student Life ( 1 policy)
UTMC ( 2 policies)


 

College of Medicine and Life Sciences - 1 policy

Policy Name:   Draft 3364-81-04-016-01 Student Health Services for Health Professions Students
Description:  (Minor/technical revision of existing policy)  Primary and immediate medical and mental health services will be provided to students enrolled at the University of Toledo College of Medicine.  The purpose of the policy is to outline services provided by the University of Toledo for College of Medicine students.
Scope:  College of Medicine Students
Comment Period:   June 15, 2015 – July 15, 2015
Comment on this policy  3364-81-04-016-01


Student Life - 1 policy

Policy Name:   Draft 3364-30-05 Student health insurance
Description:  (Major revision of existing policy)   It is important that all students maintain health insurance coverage to help ensure academic success and wellbeing. The purpose of this policy is to (a) encourage all students to maintain health insurance; (b) require that J-1 international students, those students required to do so by their educational program, and University of Toledo College of Medicine students maintain health care insurance; and (c) make a health care insurance plan available to all students who wish to obtain coverage.  This policy is separate and distinct from and does not change existing federal health care insurance minimal essential coverage requirements applicable to University of Toledo undergraduate and graduate students.
Scope:  All University of Toledo undergraduate and graduate students
Comment Period:   June 15, 2015 – July 15, 2015
Comment on this policy  3364-30-05


  UTMC - 2 policies

Policy Name:   Draft 3364-100-53-16 Verbal Orders Including Telephone Orders
Description:  (Minor/technical revision of existing policy)   UTMC recognizes that verbal/telephone orders may be needed to facilitate patient care.  The purpose of the policy is to enhance safe practices around physician orders and ensure verbal/telephone orders are authenticated.
Scope:  UTMC and its Medical Staff
Comment Period:   June 11, 2015 – July 13, 2015
Comment on this policy  3364-100-53-16

Policy Name:   Draft 3364-100-50-38 Sentinel Events/Adverse Events
Description:  (Major revision of existing policy)   UTMC strives to perfect the quality and safety of patient care through the evaluation of events to determine the presence of Adverse or Sentinel Events and to take appropriate steps to continuously improve quality and safety.  The policy provides a process that allows for early identification, immediate investigation, expeditious response and determination of whether the incident is a Sentinel Event resulting in the need for a Root Cause Analysis.
Scope:  UTMC and its Medical Staff
Comment Period:   June 11, 2015 – July 13, 2015
Comment on this policy  3364-100-50-38


Recommendations to Rescind a Policy 

 

Policies recommended for rescission are posted here for comment by The University of Toledo community for thirty days. Please direct any comments or questions regarding the policies recommended for rescission to policies@utoledo.edu

Last Updated: 7/1/15