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Onboarding Medical Assistants and Office Staff Toolkit
August 30, 2019
Patient advisories - medical assistants
Throughout the healthcare industry, the failure to correctly identify patients continues to result in medical errors. Accurate identification reduces the risks and consequences of patient misidentification, consequently improving patient safety. Patient misidentification has been shown as a root cause of many errors. The Joint Commission has listed improving patient identification accuracy as the …
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