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Articles from the Advisory
Use Patient Engagement to Enhance the Effectiveness of the Universal Protocol 
Use Patient Engagement to Enhance the Effectiveness of the Universal Protocol 
With implementation of the Universal Protocol, surgical teams have been guided through a three-step process of patient identification, procedure site marking, and time-out. When discussed and reviewed, this information can empower the patient. 

 

Authority-Recognized Healthcare Providers are Committed to Patient Safety 
Read about previous winners of the "I Am Patient Safety" contest and nominate new individuals or groups for recognition. 
Saves and System Improvements: Safety II 
This recurring feature highlights successes of healthcare workers in keeping patients safe; in this case, a good catch of a dosage error. 
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Align information with patient's understanding 
Avoid scabies outbreaks and treatment failures 
Patients and surgical teams: work together to avoid wrong-site surgery 
Nominate someone or a group today for the I Am Patient Safety Poster contest 
Align information with patient's understanding  Avoid scabies outbreaks and treatment failures  Patients and surgical teams: work together to avoid wrong-site surgery  Nominate someone or a group today for the I Am Patient Safety Poster contest 
 
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