Accuracy in Patient and Sample Identification, 1st Edition
This guideline describes the essential elements of systems and processes required to ensure accurate patient identification. The principles in this document may be applied to manual or electronic systems. Design considerations covered include criteria for accuracy, differences in inpatient vs outpatient settings that impact patient identification, language and cultural considerations, and standardization of processes across the health care enterprise.
This document is available in electronic format only.
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Chairholder: Sheila M. Woodcock, MBA, FCSMLS(D)
Date of Publication: March 25, 2010
ISBN Number: 1-56238-721-9
Order Code PDF: GP33AE
Order Code Print: print not available