The purpose of this survey is to gather information regarding the national response to decedent management in response to COVID-19, identify gaps, and establish standardized safety protocols and best practices. For reference in identifying different types of temporary environments for purposes of this survey, please click here.  Samples will open in a new window.  Please note, all results are CONFIDENTIAL.  You can upload pictures as part of your answer to assist with any detail you would like to explain.  Stay safe and thank you, Scimedico.

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* 1. Has the coronavirus pandemic required your facility to install a temporary or mobile morgue solution?

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* 2. What type of temporary morgue do you have or what alternate was implemented? 

For reference regarding the types of temporary environment your facility has implemented, you can  CLICK HERE.  Examples will open in a new window.

Please select from the options below and use the "Other/Notes" for any comments.

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* 3. Did your temporary morgue or expanded capacity solution include any or all of the following?

Please select from the options below and use the "Other/Notes" for any comments.

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* 4. What challenges has your organization experienced with decedent management in your temporary morgue?

Please check all that apply and use the "Other/Notes" field for any comments.

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* 5. What are the specific challenges you are facing in each step in the decedent transfer process? 

Please select all that apply for either Safe Patient Handling or Equipment Issue and detail in the response box for "Other/Notes".

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