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Table 3 Stakeholders in the checklist development and implementation process.

From: Implementation of checklists in health care; learning from high-reliability organisations

The "sharp-end"
"The end-user must be involved in the development process" (F)
  "The leader of the development process must be one of the 'sharp-end' users" (D)
Head of department "The checklist must be developed by the users, but quality assured by the responsible head of the department" (G)
Indirectly affected parties "If an operation for which a checklist is planned to be developed affects a third party, the third party must also be informed and consulted" (H)
Well-recognised or
leading person
"Get an authority, a leading person, or someone with a good reputation to represent the checklist implementation" (H)