S.Res.482 - A resolution supporting the goals of an annual National Time-Out Day to promote patient safety and optimal outcomes in the operating room.109th Congress (2005-2006)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Landrieu, Mary L. [D-LA] (Introduced 05/17/2006)|
|Committees:||Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 06/15/2006 Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR S5985) (All Actions)|
This bill has the status Agreed to in Senate
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Summary: S.Res.482 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate without amendment (06/15/2006)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Expresses support for the goals and ideal of an annual National Time-Out Day as designated by the Association of periOperative Registered Nurses.
Congratulates perioperative nurses and representatives of surgical teams for working together to protect patient safety.