Proper patient identification is one of the most widely ignored patient-care processes. Ignoring this important first step can be catastrophic. Reading the article should reinforce in your staff the steps they must take to identify their patient before obtaining a blood sample or providing care. Does your staff understand and follow proper patient identification? Find out. Reviewed in 2017 and revised as needed to reflect the current industry standards.
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