NAACCR Online Education
The New Death Clearance Manual: Minimum Requirements and Best Practices for Conducting Death Clearance
NAACCR released the newly revised Death Clearance Manual in December 2014 for use beginning with 2013 deaths. The Manual contains minimum requirements for performing death clearance activities that are the least NAACCR member registries must do to complete the process. Chapters 2-4 of the Manual containing the minimum requirements will be discussed in detail. Chapter 5, containing guidelines and best practices to get the most from Death Clearance, will be presented as will a review of the glossary contents. Presented by Susan Bolick and Bobbi Jo Matt of the NAACCR Death Clearance WG.