Patient Safety

Three resources to prevent medical errors during transfer of care Joint Article by Canadian Patient Safety Institute and PPAHS

Co-authored by Stephen Routledge, MPH, Patient Safety Improvement Lead, Canadian Patient Safety Institute and Michael Wong, JD, Founder & Executive Director of the Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety

Medical errors can be costly for both patient and hospital. As defined by the Joint Commission: In order to keep patients safe, clinicians should focus on the three key points along the patient’s continuum of care. To help, we offer these free resources:

To read the article, please go to the British Columbia Medical Journal blog, but clicking here.

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