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Event Details

Safer Sign Out: A High-Reliability Tool for Emergency Physician Handoffs

Location: Professional Learning Series Webcast | 1:00-2:00 pm ET

Start Date and Time: April 23, 2014 1:00 pm

Wednesday, April 23, 2014 | 1:00-2:00 pm Eastern Time
(please note new date)


Drew C. Fuller, MD, MPH
Director of Safety Innovation, Emergency Medicine Associates
Board Member, Emergency Medicine Patient Safety Foundation (EMPSF)

Learning Objectives

At the end of the session, participants will be able to:

  1. Identify practices and areas of risk with physician handoffs and team communication in the emergency care setting.
  2. Define methods for risk reduction and staff engagement in physician handoff communication.
  3. Outline strategies for establishing and leveraging resources and partnerships to create and disseminate practical, effective tools that can be implemented regionally or nationally.

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Members of the Stand Up for Patient Safety program receive complimentary registration. Please login using your member username and password to refer to the member pages for the member code.