TITLE

Strategies for improving safety through patient and family involvement in care

PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Patient Education Management;Mar2007, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
There often is a link between National Patient Safety Goals and education. It is education that helps family members and patients understand that their safety is improved if they ask questions. In 2007, The Joint Commission acknowledged this, as well, by making a patient's active involvement in his or her own care a safety goal. In the March issue of Patient Education Management, we explore ways to meet the requirement of this goal.
ACCESSION #
24884750

 

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