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This article gives clear advice on why using teams of front-line nurses to improve your hospitals processes instead of relying management to come up with them.
Joint Commission works with hospitals to improve patient hand-offs
Some of the nation’s leading hospitals are working with the Joint Commission Center for Transforming Healthcare to develop innovative way to eliminate provider miscommunication during patient turnovers (these miscommunications are responsible for about 80% of serious medical errors). See what you and your hospital can start doing now.