Complaints can be created by Quality Owners, Editors and Approvers.
Access Complaints module under Improvement in the Navbar.
To create a new complaint, click on the + Create New Complaint Record. This will open up a form where you can enter detailed information.
Enter information about the date when the procedure occurred, when the complaint occurred and when your company became aware of it.
Enter information about the person or entity who has reported the complaint to the company.
Describe where, when and all other provided details of the complaint event. Also indicate if the complaint resulted in an injury. If your company is using codes to categorize complaints, you can select one. Codes can be determined by the Admins under Complaint Settings.
Enter any additional information (emails, pictures, video files, MDR data) you want to capture about the complaint.
Indicate if there was a clinical injury outcome associated with the complaint and information about the patient.
Complaint Triage Assessment
Asses if the complaint needs further action and if an investigation needs to be opened.
Once you have entered all the information, click Save Changes at the top of the form.
Depending on your Compliant Triage Assessment you will see the Reportability and Investigation tabs.
Enter information about the reportability decision.
Enter information about the investigation such as the product analysis, DHR Review, complaint trends, labeling review, risk analysis, root cause, and escalation statement. If the product was returned, enter the return tracking information and details regarding the receipt inspection and analysis.
If you are ready to submit the complaint then select Choose Approvers.
Then you will be able to select the approvers for this complaint which will populate based on the approvals set by the Admin.
Individual approvers in bold are required and cannot be removed from the Complaint. Roles in bold must have at least one user approving for that role. Individual approvers and roles that are not bold are optional and can be removed. At least one approver (other than yourself) is required.
Once approvers are finalized and when the Complaint is submitted, all listed approvers will receive a notification and must approve. Any single approver (or role) can deny the request.
Click on Submit for approval and closure button and it will be routed to the approvers you specified.
Before the complaint is approved, you can always pullback to make changes to it.
To make changes to a complaint once it's approved, click Reopen Complaint to make changes.
If you have any questions, you can reach us through the chat or email us at email@example.com.