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Engagement of Patients for Patient Safety
Patient engagement is a cornerstone of patient safety, as it empowers individuals to actively participate in their own care. Involving patients in healthcare decisions helps them become informed partners in their treatment plans, reducing the risk of medical errors. Engaged patients are more likely to ask questions, seek clarification, and voice concerns about their care, leading to improved safety outcomes. Through effective communication and shared decision-making, patients and healthcare providers can collaboratively identify potential safety risks and address them proactively. Patient engagement fosters a culture of transparency and trust within healthcare institutions, enabling better reporting and learning from adverse events. Patients who feel heard and respected are more likely to adhere to treatment plans, reducing the likelihood of medication errors and treatment non-compliance. Engaging patients in safety initiatives encourages them to provide valuable feedback, which can lead to process improvements and error prevention. Patient safety education programs empower individuals with the knowledge and skills to recognize and respond to safety concerns. Engaged patients are more vigilant about infection control measures, which is crucial for preventing healthcare-associated infections.
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MHA, FACHE, CPHQ, HACP Healthcare Quality and Business Excellence Specialist United Arab Emirates
The Evolving Role of Nurses in Today’s Healthcare Landscape
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