Patient Safety: Surgical Site Infections Top 10 Checklist Mobile App
Checklists used in the medical setting can promote process improvement and increase patient safety.
How does it work?
Implementing a formalized process reduces errors caused by lack of information and inconsistent procedures. Checklists have improved processes for hospital discharges and patient transfers as well as for patient care in intensive care and trauma units. Along with improving patient safety, checklists create a greater sense of confidence that the process is completed accurately and thoroughly. Checklists can have a significant positive impact on health outcomes, including reducing mortality, complications, injuries and other patient harm. The Patient Safety: Surgical Site Infections Top 10 Checklist mobile app is specific to reducing prevent inpatient harm resulting from Surgical Site Infections.