Process FMEA in a University Hospital: management of Occupational Risks in Boilers

Marcos Lucas de Oliveira, Eleusa De Vasconcellos Favarin, Janis Elisa Ruppenthal


This paper aims to identify the risks present in the flame tube boilers of one University Hospital using process FMEA tool.  It was used an exploratory methodology of nominal qualitative type. On this basis, we proceeded with bibliographic analysis, methodologies, references, on-site visits, and studies of investments made in steam generators. We obtained as a result a dossier with information relevant to the identification of procedures that have higher incidence of risk in flame tube boilers.


Risks; Steam Generator; FMEA.

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ISSN da versão eletronica: 1983-9308
ISSN da versão impressa: 1678-5428