USA: Patient Safety Checklist

Posted on July 12, 2011


USA: This article came in this afternoon from Dr. Julia Hallisy, co-founder of the Empowered Patient Coalition. It was written by Dr. Erik Steele for the Bangor Daily News and is titled The Hospital Patient’s Safety Checklist, Part 2. Part 1 ran earlier but don’t fret; the link is included. The info in this article is very good. But I will remind you that four years ago I did everything on this checklist and was still permamently injured by two hospital employees who were not trained to do the job they were assigned. So there you go…