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. Managing Inpatient and Emergency Department Bed Shortages, Loss of Critical Ancillary Services, and Overloaded Patient Care Capacities
  16. Medical Center Handoff Communications Policy
  17. Medical Center-Wide Security
  18. Medical Record Correction and Documentation
  19. Medication Orders
  20. Military Leave
  21. Moderate Sedation/Analgesic by Non-Anesthesiologist 
  22. Outpatient Prescribing of Controlled Substances
  23. Patient Confidentiality
  24. Patient Controlled Analgesia (PCA) Infusion: Pain Management
  25. Patient Neglect and Abuse
    I. Adult
    II. Pediatric
  26. Patient Rights and Responsibilities
    I. Patient Rights and Responsibilities (English)
    II. Patient Rights and Responsibilities (Spanish)
  27. Patient Safety Handbook 
  28. Personal Appearance and Dress Code
  29. Employment Procedure 
  30. Preventing Wrong Site, Wrong Procedure and Wrong Person Surgery/Procedure
  31. Resident Peer Review
  32. Resident Supervision
  33. Restraint and Seclusion
  34. Resuscitation Orders
  35. Use of Abbreviations
  36. Verbal Orders
  37. Withholding/Withdrawing Life-Sustaining Treatment
  38. 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