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Safer Sign Out

logos-sso-v3Safer Sign Out is a patient-centered, team-based innovation that was developed by emergency physicians to improve the safety and reliability of end of shift patient “handoffs.”

The Emergency Medicine Patient Safety Foundation (EMPSF), in collaboration with our innovation partners, brings you the Safer Sign Out protocol to help reduce risk, increase effectiveness and improve clinician and patient satisfaction.

Reach your physicians and leadership teams with the right messages, practical experience, and first-hand knowledge of local and multi-hospital implementations.

Contact us to arrange for a practicing emergency physician and safety expert to come to your hospital and get you started.

Visit SaferSignOut.com for more information and resources.

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Safer Sign Out in the News:  

  • Safer Sign Out in the Wall Street Journal Market Watch!  Read it Here.
  • Safer Sign Out featured in American Medical News.  Click Here to Access the Article.
  • Safer Sign Out article featured in the March/April issue of the Patient Safety Quality & Healthcare Journal.  Click Here to Access the Article.
  • American Medical Association's Resident Physician Section Recognizes Safer Sign Out.  Click Here to Access the Article.
  • Safer Sign Out featured in the August 2013 ED Management Newsletter.  Click Here to Access the Article.
  • Urgent Matters Fall Newsletter article Innovations: Safer Sign Out - Transcending the Silos for Higher Reliability in Handoff Communication.  Click Here to Access the Article.
  • Urgent Matters Podcast - July 17, 2013 - Safer Sign Out.  Click Here to Access the Podcast.
  • ACEP NEWS - Emergency Physicians Develop Protocol for Safer Patient Handoffs.  Click Here to Access the Article.
  • 10 Things Emergency Rooms Won't Tell You - Why it takes so long and costs so much to get care in the E.R.  Click Here to access the article

 

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