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Project TICKER has moved out of the pilot process and has now implemented integrated clinical pathways (ICPs) for ventricular septal defect (VSD), atrial septal defect (ASD), tetralogy of fallot (TOF), and short stay procedures. Guidelines for prevention and treatment of complications have also been developed and posted below. Work groups continue to expand pathways and guidelines into new patient population categories; these are posted on this website as available.

VSD/ASD Clinical Pathway Templates

TOF Clinical Pathway Templates

TOF Complete Perioperative Pathway
Bibliography for Integrated Clinical Pathways

Critical Congenital Heart Disease Documents

CCHD Preoperative Pathway
Alprostadil Infusion Guidelines

Nutrition and Feeding Protocols

CHD Pre-Op Feeding Protocol
CHD Post Op Feeding protocol
CHD Transitioning to Oral Feedings Guidelines
Aerodigestive Guidelines

Infection Prevention and Management

Respiratory Pathogen Guide
MRSA Decontamination 2019 

Cardiology Goals for Discharge

Goals for Discharge

Handoffs

NCCC to PICU transfer documents
PCICU Handoff To Floor
ICU to OR Handoff

Complication and Therapy Guidelines

Chylothorax Algorithm
JET-Pathway
PICU ECMO Trial Off
ECMO Cannulation Checklist
PHTN Post-operative Guidelines
PCICU RAP Sheet