MUSC Policies


  1. Advance Directives
  2. Bloodborne Pathogens (BBP) (this policy can be found on the MUSC Horseshoe under University/Risk Management/Policies)
  3. Care at the End of Life
  4. Central Venous Catheters 
  5. Conflict of Interest 
  6. Drug-Free Workplace
  7. Epic (this information can be found on the MUSC Horseshoe under For Everyone/Information Solutions/About IS/EPIC Knowledge Base)
  8. Event Investigation and Analysis
  9. Exclusion from Patient Care
  10. Guidelines for the Determination of Death
  11. Informed Consent/Refusal
  12. Lactation Support
  13. Lactation Room Information for Employees
  14. Legal Process: Service of and Requests for Interviews of Employees/Patients
  15. Lewis Blackman Act
  16. Managing Inpatient and Emergency Department Bed Shortages, Loss of Critical Ancillary Services, and Overloaded Patient Care Capacities
  17. Medical Center Handoff Communications Policy
  18. Medical Center-Wide Security
  19. Medical Record Correction and Documentation
  20. Medication Orders
  21. Military Leave
  22. Moderate Sedation/Analgesic by Non-Anesthesiologist 
  23. Outpatient Prescribing of Controlled Substances
  24. Patient Confidentiality
  25. Patient Controlled Analgesia (PCA) Infusion: Pain Management
  26. Patient Neglect and Abuse
    I. Adult
    II. Pediatric
  27. Patient Rights and Responsibilities
    I. Patient Rights and Responsibilities (English)
    II. Patient Rights and Responsibilities (Spanish)
  28. Patient Safety Handbook 
  29. Personal Appearance and Dress Code
  30. Employment Procedure 
  31. Preventing Wrong Site, Wrong Procedure and Wrong Person Surgery/Procedure
  32. Resident Peer Review
  33. Resident Supervision
  34. Restraint and Seclusion
  35. Resuscitation Orders
  36. Use of Abbreviations
  37. Verbal Orders
  38. Withholding/Withdrawing Life-Sustaining Treatment
  39. Worker's Compensation
    I. Worker's Compensation Information and ACORD Form

Medical Student Educational Policies

  1. Medical Student Clinical Supervision Policy 
  2. Medical Student Education (Duty) Hours Policy

  3. Other Medical Student Education Polices