Pressure Injury Prevention Program Implementation Guide

Appendix A. RACI Chart

Below is a sample of a RACI Chart. A RACI Chart is a planning tool to help establish what needs to be done and who must do it. R-A-C-I stands for the different expectations of team members. A description is provided below for the role of each category—those responsible, accountable, consulted, or informed for an activity or decision.

RACI Description How Many in This Role for a Decision?
R Responsible Researches options and consequences, makes recommendations Usually one (but sometimes more)
A Approver Makes the decision One
C Consulted Makes recommendations Varies (0 to many)
I Informed Get informed of the decision after it is made Varies (0 to many)
Page last reviewed October 2017
Page originally created September 2017
Internet Citation: Appendix A. RACI Chart. Content last reviewed October 2017. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. https://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/systems/hospital/pressureinjurypxtraining/implguide-appendixa.html
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