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Checklist in OR
Course overview
Medical Devices
Starts Dec 10, 2018 09:00 am
Ends Dec 10, 2018 05:00 pm
Location Ecole de Chirurgie Vandoeuvre-Les-Nancy, France
What will you learn?
Be efficient within your OR team Avoid errors or manage their possible consequences Build a checklist adapted to your aims and constrains Empower your teamwork
Educational methods
Course overview

Audience : OR medical staff

Jean-Pierre Henry is an expert in Human Factors and Crew Resource Management, instructor in aviation.

Medical Devices
dV-Trainer simulator (Mimic Technologies) Da Vinci robotic system (Intuitive Surgical)

 Errors et violations (1h)

  • Deviation management 
  • Error decriminalization
  • The Swiss cheese model (James Reason)

Safe communication (30min)

  • Why is it that important to strengthen communication safety? 
  • How to have a fluent safe communication?


The checklist (4h)

  • Why a checklist in the OR?
  • What is an efficient checklist?
  • How to simply use a checklist?
  • Limitations of this tool
  • Build your own checklist

Briefing & debriefing (30min)

  • Why a briefing ?
  • Why a debriefing ?
  • Optimize your team communication

Individual feedback (30min)

  • Finale links between the course and the daily experience.
  • Takeaway messages

Assessment (30min)

  • Multiple Choice Questionnaire test


The Nancy Surgery School is located 25 minutes away from the train station.

The journey from Paris (Gare de l’Est) takes only 1h30 minutes by high speed train. 


Recommended Hotel:

Ibis hotel

Allée de Bourgogne, 54500 Vandœuvre-lès-Nancy

+33 (0) 3 83 44 55 77

Ecole de Chirurgie, 9, avenue de la forêt de Haye, 54505, Vandoeuvre-Les-Nancy, France