Record keeping is a fundamental part of the Operating Department
Practitioners (ODP) role as part of the multi-disciplinary team caring for
patients. As the professional body, the AODP offers the following guidelines
as a framework for professional practice in record keeping they are intended
as a guide to be used in conjunction with the HPC standards of Proficiency
and Standards of Conduct, Performance and Ethics for Operating Department
Practitioners and local polices.
AODP statement on record keeping.pdf